Two-finger test retraumatises rape survivor; persons conducting two-finger test guilty of misconduct: Supreme Court

The test is based on incorrect patriarchal notion that a a sexually active woman cannot be raped, the Supreme Court said.
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The Supreme Court on Monday held that any person found conducting two-finger test on a victim in rape or penetrative sexual assault cases will be guilty of misconduct [State of Jharkhand vs Shailendra Kumar Rai].

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