Cops treat rape victim as accused: ex-judge

We laughed because what was shown is far removed from reality. When a woman goes to report a crime like rape, she is treated more as an accused. She is asked what were you doing there alone, why were you out so late at night. So, she is no longer a victim. She becomes an accused," Justice Ruma Pal said at a programme conducted by the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative and Amity Law School (Calcutta). Read More