The bombay high court has held that in cases of outraging modesty of women,the evidence tendered by the victim should be sufficient to nail the accused and it was not necessary to seek corroboration. Former ipcc, teri chairman rk pachauri charged by saket court in 2015 case for 'outraging modesty of woman' description: a court in saket has slapped former chairman of the ipcc and former director of teri, rk pachauri, under relevant sections of the indian penal code for outraging the modesty of a fellow female researcher. With the justified uproar about the injustice in ruchika’s case, ‘outraging the modesty of a woman’ is a phrase that has dominated the media in the past few weeks.
The offence of outraging modesty can be committed by men or women however, it is evident that more often than not, male culprits are the ones responsible for transgressions of section 354 consent, intention and knowledge. The bombay high court has held that in cases of outraging modesty of women, the evidence tendered by the victim should be sufficient to nail the accused and it was not necessary to seek corroboration. For over a century courts have tried thousands for the offence of outraging the modesty of a woman without a precise definition of what constitutes a woman's 'modesty' and now, the supreme court has finally defined modesty. 21 april 2012 the modesty is not defined but it takes cues from the anatomy of a woman so outraging the modesty has been accepted by courts by any force, which either is a intentional force on private parts of a woman or a intent to expose those parts in public.
Modesty of a woman: in state of punjab v major singh, in interpreting the words used in section 354, observed: ‘the essence of a woman’s modesty is her sex the modesty of an adult female is a bit larger on her body young or old, intelligent or imbecile, awake or sleeping, the woman possesses modesty capable of being outraged. Modesty (also called demureness or reticence) is the name for a number of norms of behaviour a society expects form the individual people that make up this society excessive modesty is sometimes called prudery modesty usually includes: avoiding attracting attention, by behaving the same way as everybody else, or as society expects. Outraging the modesty of a woman means, whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any woman, intending to outrage her modesty, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby outrage her modesty shall be punished with an imprisonment of 1 year, may extend to 5 years and with fine.
Mangaluru: the sixth additional district and sessions court on tuesday awarded one-year rigorous imprisonment and a fine of rs 5,000 on a person convicted of outraging the modesty of a mentally. Outraging modesty of women the law (section 354 ipc) makes it a special crime to use force against a woman, or even threaten to use force, if the intention is to 'outrage her modesty. A cctv footage shows an aide of deputy home minister azis jamman outraging the modesty of a woman by making an upskirt film while they were at an optometry shop in solaris dutamas image via youtube. Thousands protested in goa on tuesday after a seven-year-old girl was raped in a school toilet, sparking fresh outrage following a deadly gang-rape on a bus.
A local man will learn of his fate tomorrow after he pleaded guilty in the magistrate’s court yesterday to two charges of outraging the modesty of a local woman at a convenience store cctv footage from the store at anggerek desa was made viral on social media. Petaling jaya: an indian national pleaded not guilty at the magistrate’s court here today on two counts of outraging the modesty of two women in the light rail transit (lrt) two weeks ago. 354 assault of criminal force on woman with intent to outrage her modesty (molestation) (there are many instances where allegations of molestation or outraging the modesty of woman is lodged against brother-in-law and father-in-law etc are levelled along with other section of marital discord including 498ain this article, the author would confine to the section 354 of ipc ie molestation. In the video that has gone viral on social media, vijai sardesai is making vulgar action while talking to a woman, which results in outraging her modesty and insulting her and the goans, the complaint filed by savera chief tara kerkar says.
Bukit mertajam: police have arrested the former special aide of the penang state assembly speaker to facilitate investigation into the allegation by a woman, who claimed that he had outraged her modesty, last friday. So far as the offence under section 354 ipc is concerned, intention to outrage the modesty of the women or knowledge that the act of the accused would result in outraging her modesty is the gravamen of the offence. Amount to outraging her modesty punishable under section 354, of the act - petitioner in the present case might be the wife of opposite party no i, but then relationship should be within four walls and not outside - microsoft word - outraging womans modesty 2docx. This section punishes an assault on, or use of criminal force to, a woman with the intention of outraging her modesty or with the knowledge that it is likely that he will thereby outrage her modesty.
State times news kathua: the sub judge sunil sangra of the court of sub judge special mobile magistrate kathua awarded three years simple imprisonment and a fine of rs 2,000 to the accused for the commission of offence under section 354 rpc and simple imprisonment of six months with fine of rs 1000 under sections 341 and 323 rpc according to the case, an fir 62/2015 under sections 341, 323. Vishakha and others v state of rajasthan was a 1997 indian supreme court case where vishakha and other women groups filed public interest litigation these sections left the interpretation of 'outraging women's modesty' to the discretion of the police officer bhanwari devi edit. Sec 509 of the ipc states that whoever intending to insult the modesty of any women, utters any word, makes any sound or gesture or exhibits any object which intrudes upon the privacy of such woman shall be punished with imprisonment upto 3 yrs and fine chain snatching.
Modesty means feminine character present in a woman modesty of woman is considered to be from the birth of the woman child 1accused person should use criminal force against a woman or assault that woman. 106 offences against women: sensitivity, modesty and sex women have been depicted in the most respectable and aesthetic manner on the one hand, on the other they have also been victim of indecent, vulgar and obscene depictions this contrast is difficult to balance especially where women. Thiruvananthapuram: two persons were arrested by the fort police on monday for allegedly outraging the modesty of a woman the accused were identified as zulfikar, 46, from pallichal, and syed ali, 45, from aruvikkara. The youth allegedly asked her to take down his mobile number and talk to him “we have also booked the youth under provisions of protection of children for sexual offenses (pocso) act 2012.