Amidst the growing outcry against rapes in India and the Prime Minister Narendra Modi terming it as a crime against humanity, here is an interesting report on the subject. The Association for Democratic Reforms has analyzed 4,845 out of 4,896 election affidavits of current MPs and MLAs. It includes 768 out of 776 affidavits of MPs and 4077 out of 4120 MLAs from all the states of India.
New Delhi, Aug 25: Right to life is an often debated subject and the Supreme Court of India has taken up the matter over and over again.
Keeping this in the backdrop, it is quite shocking to see a report which suggests that between the year 2004 to 2014, there have been 130,407 incidents where the Right to Life has been violated.
These include crimes against women, custodial deaths and loss of life in Naxal affected areas.