Reputation of women preserved like a jewel in our society; they are hesitant to report sexual offences: Bombay High Court

Women hesitate to report such offences as they fear it would affect not only their own reputation, but also their families', the Court noted.
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While quashing an order that discharged a male teacher who sexually harassed a female teacher, the Bombay High Court recently observed that women in our society often hesitate to report such offences [XYZ v. State of Maharashtra].

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