Friday, 29 April 2016

Don't cloak this in deceptive messages

With reference to Satya Prakash's article Give us one good reason why these gentlemen should not be taken to task (Focus, January 8), rather than asking women to dress properly the police should perform its duties properly. The Andhra Pradesh DGP, who recently stated that women encourage rapists by wearing indecent clothes, should be sacked. There is no link between clothes and crimes against women. Statistics reveal that revenge is the motive behind the majority of rapes.

(This letter published in Hindustan Times on January 15, 2012)