Removing undergarment, forcing girl to lie on ground would amount to rape: Calcutta High Court

Single-judge Justice Ananya Bandyopadhyay said that such actions by a stranger would without doubt be only with the intention of ravishing the minor girl and not for pampering her.
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court recently held that removing the undergarments of a minor girl and forcing her to lie down would amount to the offence of rape under Section 375 of Indian Penal Code [Rabi Saha @ Sarkar vs State of West Bengal].

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