Madras High Court upholds conviction of 215 forest, revenue department officials in 1992 Vachathi rape case

The Court also directed the State government to pay ₹10 lakh compensation to 18 women who were raped by the State officials back in 1992.
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed appeals filed by 215 convicts, including former personnel of Tamil Nadu's forest and revenue departments, in the 1992 case of rape and brutality against tribals in Vachathi village, Dharmapuri district.

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