Custody Rape

Reports

06 Jan 2013
While PUDR understands that Indian society is deeply patriachal, it also believes that the Indian state is primarily responsible for the sorry state of women's rights in this country, and that its...
12 Aug 2007
The prevalence of male custodial rape in children’s homes, police stations and jails is an incontrovertible fact. However, even the statistics compiled by institutions like the National...
27 Mar 2005
In 2004, PUDR investigated six cases of sexual assault that were reported in the press. In five cases, the sexual assault clearly occurred in custody of an employee either of medical institutions or...
30 Dec 2004
A factfinding report into 5 cases of custodial rape in the capital city.
11 Oct 1999
 On 30 September 1999, a 30 year ols sex workerand a mother of two children was abducted from G.B. ROad on her way back from fetching milk by COnstable Deepak Dubey of the Kamla Market P.S.. She...
13 Apr 1996
 On the night of 20 January 1996, a boy along with his sister and niece were picked up by the police peronnel of Deshbandhu Gupta Road P.S. Both the women were raped isside the Police Station....
16 Dec 1994
 This is a small report highlighting the adverse circumstances that a rape survivor faces in the aftermath of her rape in police custody.  The report is about the rape of a dalit woman in a...
11 Nov 1994
 A woman brought to the police station goes missing, and when found accuses a policeman of rape. All circumstantial evidence point to the guilt of the policeman and he is taken into judicial...
10 Oct 1991
 A rape victim invariably faces compelling pressures that imposes a shroud of silence over her violations.Such pressures come from within the family and and more pervasively through the norms...
13 May 1990
 On 9th May a young 25 year old migrant woman  living in Kutcha Jhuggi in Baljeet Nagar was raped by police constable attached to the Patel Nagar Police Station. According to press reports...