ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Crimes against Women

According to data compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau, the number of reported cognisable crimes has increased in most years between 2001 and 2011; the increase has been much faster of crimes against women. There has been a substantial decadal increase in reported rape cases. More than 85% of offenders in rape cases are known to the survivors.

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