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The heart-wrenching events of the Hathras Gangrape case and last year’s Unnao rape case have inflicted series of concerning questions when it comes to rape laws in India. Through this article, the author tries to conduct a comparative analysis of the punishment of rape in India and other countries.
There are various crimes that can be considered as sexual offences, including crimes such as rape, voyeurism, sexual assault, etc. which also includes crimes against children including sexual abuse or grooming, and those crimes which exploit others for a sexual purpose, it can be in person or online. This article is based on various punishment prescribed under the Indian Penal Code also this will help us to analyse whether the punishment prescribed by law is fair or not and are able to prevent the commission of such crimes in future.