Poll: Are rape threats treated as serious offences in India?

14/07/2020 - 21/07/20202,211 votes
The current row over comedian Agrima Joshua’s video and its viral aftermath has once again highlighted some very important questions - Is it acceptable to issue a public threat to anyone? How much ever ‘insulted’ your sentiments are, is it acceptable for anyone to issue a rape threat publicly? And, the most important question perhaps, how does someone issue a rape threat on a public platform, through a video, and not get arrested for it immediately?

Q1. Are rape threats treated as a serious offence (by society or authorities) in India?

Yes
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No
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