Strictly desist from two-finger test, revealing identity of rape survivor: Jammu & Kashmir High Court

Rape destroys the personality of a victim and courts should, therefore act responsibly and with sensitivity while dealing with cases of rape, the High Court said.
Strictly desist from two-finger test, revealing identity of rape survivor: Jammu & Kashmir High Court
Justices Rajesh Bindal and Sanjay Dhar

Health professionals across the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, and Union Territory of Ladakh should strictly desist from carrying out two-finger test on rape survivors, the Jammu & Kashmir High Court ordered on Thursday (State V/S Mohd. Khan).

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