Engineering #professor in Faridabad killed for #Dowry

14 April 2015, Faridabad

A woman professor at an engineering college is reported to have been killed  by her in-laws in Faridabad for dowry by her husband. A case has been filed and the accused have been arrested. She had got married in 2012, and according to the complaint filed by her father, she was being constantly harassed by her in-laws for dowry.


Mumbai Model, Gang Raped by Policemen Inside a Police Station

24 April, 2014, Mumbai
Three policemen and a woman are among six arrested in Mumbai on Wednesday for the rape of a model inside a police station. The policemen also extorted money and gold from her. They kidnapped her from outside a 5-star hotel where she was auditioning, brought her to the police station and raped her all night.

A woman #student gang #raped by 3 law students on #campus in Haryana

12 April 2015, Chandigarh

Three final year law students repeatedly raped a first-year student of a professional course at different places on the campus of a private university in Haryana’s Sonipat district.

One of the accused also  clicked pictures of the woman and had been blackmailing her.

Top Reserve Bank of India official gets bail in his wife’s dowry death case

7 April 2015, New Delhi

Nitin Kumar, Assistant General Manager in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), who was arrested on upon a complaint lodged by his father-in-law who said that his daughter’s in-laws and husband had killed her for dowry, was released on bail.
Kumar’s wife who was a manager with Punjab National Bank, was found hanging from the fan in her house in R K Puram. Kumar’s counsel asserts the  victim had committed suicide after an argument.However, the deceased’s parents alleged that she was being harassed by Kumar and was never allowed to visit them after her marriage. One day prior to the incident, the victim had informed her parents about her dowry harassment.


IAS officer arrested for #rape of 4 #school #girls

20 March 2015 Maharashtra

A senior Indian Administrative Service officer has been booked by the police for sexually assaulting four schoolgirls.

Maruti Sawant (58), director-general of the Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research (MCAER) was arrested by the police on Thursday and booked on charges of rape and molestation of minor girls – aged between 8 and 10 years – who lived in his apartment building.

Policemen gang #rape a 6 mths pregnant woman

14 February 2015, Bagbhat

Head constable Harinder Singh  with a colleague, gang-raped a six months pregnant woman after barging into her home while her husband was watering his fields. Singh was caught by some villagers who rushed to the spot upon hearing the woman’s cries, and has been charged and arrested.

Woman journalist physically and sexually assaulted by a policeman in Assam

14 January 2015, Guwahati

A woman reporter and her camera person were attacked by the policemen at Latashil police station in Guwahati city. The reporter, who works for the Guwahati based satellite news channel DY365, had gone to the police station to report on the poor state of the police barracks inside the Thana campus. The reporter was physically and sexually assaulted when she found out quarters inside the police campus, were being illegally rented out to non-police personal, and refused to erase that section of the report on her video tape.

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