Sex Offender Registry is Not Enough to Curb Sexual Violence Against Women

Sex Offender Registry is Not Enough to Curb Sexual Violence Against Women

Oct 15 (IPS) – India recently launched a sex offender registry to deter sex offenders from perpetrating crimes against women and children by indicating that the government is keeping track of them. The personal details of 440,000 sex offenders who have been convicted for various crimes like “eve-teasing”, child sexual abuse, rape and gang rape will be registered in this database and accessible to law enforcement.

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