Former KSCW chairperson targeted for statement on rape

Former KSCW chairperson targeted for statement on Mysuru gang-rape

She had said that it was not right for anybody to go to a lonely place after dark as it was not safe

Manjula Manasa. Credit: DH file photo

A statement by Manjula Manasa, former chairperson of Karnataka State Commission for Women on alleged gang-rape victim has drawn flak.

Speaking to reporters, she had sought stern action against the culprits. She had said that it was not right for anybody to go to a lonely place after dark as it was not safe.

She was targeted for her statement. Some said that it was wrong on part of Manjula Manasa to make such statements.

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