The Nationwide Crime Information Bureau (NCRB) 2020 information confirmed that Rajasthan has reported the best variety of rape circumstances within the nation, adopted by Uttar Pradesh.
Rajasthan reported 5,310 rape circumstances, adopted by Uttar Pradesh with 2,769, Madhya Pradesh with 2,339 and Maharashtra with 2,061 circumstances.
Nonetheless, the desert state has seen a decline of almost 16% in crime in opposition to ladies, and ranks third with 34,535 circumstances, after Uttar Pradesh with 49,385 and West Bengal with 36,439 circumstances in 2020.
Of the full rape victims, 1,279 are beneath 18 years of age whereas 4,031 are adults.
In additional than half of the rape circumstances within the state, the perpetrators had been allegedly household pals, neighbours, staff or different recognized individuals.
The state additionally noticed an increase in crimes in opposition to members of the Scheduled Castes – in 2018, the state registered 4,607 circumstances, which elevated to six,794 in 2019 and seven,017 in 2020, with a criminal offense charge of 57.4%.
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ADG, Crime, Ravi Prakash Mehrda mentioned that the variety of circumstances is excessive attributable to free registration. He mentioned that rape circumstances are on the rise however after investigation about 42% are discovered to be false allegations or generally, the survivor and the accused attain an settlement.
The ADG mentioned that the NCRB report additionally mentioned that enhance in crime and enhance in registration of crime by police are two various things.
In the meantime, BJP spokesperson Mukesh Pareek mentioned that the state authorities has failed to keep up regulation and order. He alleged that the chief minister is the top of the house division however is busy saving his chair.