FTN: Anti-rape bill: Are male politicians trivialising crimes against women?

Sagarika Ghose, CNN-IBN | Mar 20, 2013 at 11:59pm


The historic anti-rape Bill was finally passed in Lok Sabha on Tuesday. The Bill fixes the age of consent for sex at 18 years and the first offence of stalking is bailable. Two amendments, seeking life term for trafficking of children and life imprisonment for acid attack, were defeated.