New Delhi: The details of cases registered for crimes against women, including rape, from 2014 to 2016 is as below:
Year – No. of cases registered
2014 – 3,39,457
2015 – 3,29,243
2016 – 3,38,954
Government has taken various steps have been taken for increasing safety of women, which include, inter-alia:
The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 has put in place a regime which prescribes stringent punishment against rapes, including death penalty.