Mulayam Singh Yadav’s Claim on Low Rape Cases In U.P

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Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav’s earlier statement “boys will be boys” in the context of a rape case in the heartland of Uttar Pradesh, and that the death penalty for a rape is unfair had created uproar. Yadav was at it again last week when he commented that U.P has the lowest number of …Read More

Is Delhi Really India’s Rape Capital ?

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The view seem to have gained additional ground ever since the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) released its latest update on crime records in the country.   But is this true or do we need to see these numbers in proportion to the population of each city.   We decided to do a FactCheck on …Read More

Modi On Crimes Against Women In Uttar Pradesh

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Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, while launching an attack on the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh under the Akhilesh Yadav Government, said: “There were over 20,000 cases of atrocities against women in UP alone”.   Earlier, IndiaSpend had reported that UP, Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana and Madhya …Read More