"Death For Rape Of Children Below 12": Government Clears Executive Order | Read

PUBLISHED ON: April 21, 2018 | Duration: 2 min, 46 sec

  
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The centre today signed off on an ordinance, or emergency executive order, to introduce capital punishment for child rapists, a move that is seen as an effort to signal the government's commitment to fight sexual crimes against young girls. The change was cleared at a meeting of the Union Cabinet convened by Prime Minister Narendra Modi within hours of his return from a five-day foreign tour.
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