Rapes continue to jolt Uttar Pradesh, still no concrete action

New Delhi: The sharp rise in rape cases in Uttar Pradesh has sent shock wave all across India and questions are being raised at the lawlessness prevailing in the state. The data suggests that the surge in number of rape cases each year in UP has been more than the nation-wide rise. When India registered a rise of 65 percent in rape case from 2010 to 2014, Uttar Pradesh recorded a massive rise of 121 percent from 2010 to 2014.

 

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