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FTP: Asha Mirje controversial remarks: Do members of women's commissions obstruct gender justice?

IndiaJanuary 29, 2014, 11:38 pm

Asha Mirje, a member of the Maharashtra Women Commission, stirred quite a controversy by putting the onus of blame on women for rape rather than on the perpetrators. She said, during a speech in Nagpur, "women too are responsible to an extent (for rape). Their clothing and behaviour too play a part. The Delhi gangrape victim could have gone for the 9:00 pm show. Why did she go for the late show?"

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