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Patna Gang Rape Desi Mms
In December 2011, the supreme court of India stayed a rape case and two juvenile court cases against three men for their alleged role in the gang rape of a 23-year-old woman. The incidents occurred in August 2010 on the streets of Delhi, where police had accused the three men of gang raping a woman known for prostitution. The Delhi court had ordered the life sentence for all three men in March 2011.
The girl, who was eight years old, had gone out for a school bus when two acquaintances, including the man charged with rape, gang-raped her on April 30 in a moving car in an underpass near her house in West Delhi, the police said.
On March 17, 2011, six people, including a man accused of gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old child who were on the run since March 2, were arrested in Birbhum, a district in West Bengal state. Two others suspected to have been involved in the crime were still missing.
On January 24, 2011, the Ministry of External Affairs, mentioned to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations the “harrowing incidents of rape against young women” in India. The Ministry expressed its concerns over the problem and that Government’s endeavour to address the issue.
On December 9, 2010, the Ministry of External Affairs, while responding to a question about the alleged incident of gang rape of two women on December 1 in Delhi, said in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha that it had taken note of the matter and conveyed its “deepest concern and anguish.”
On September 9, 2010, Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani, while speaking about the recent case of rape in a magazine, said that the government would pass an Ordinance to give more teeth to existing laws against rape.