BREAKING >> Arunachal Pradesh becomes 4th Indian state to approve death penalty for rape of girls upto 12 yrs

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TNT Desk | Itanagar | March 16, 2018

In what may be termed as a landmark bill in terms of fighting crime against children, the Arunachal Pradesh Assembly on March 16 passed a bill approving death sentence to convicts of rape for girls upto 12 years of age.

The same was tweeted by Arunachal Chief Minister Pema Khandu today:

With this, Arunachal has also become the fourth state in India to approve such a bill.