Crime against women inspite of statuory provisions for protection of women
Women can get their rightsthroughintroduction of three”E” i.e., Education, Employment, Empowerment. The State shall strive for compulsory legal education for Girls Senior Secondary Level and optional at Graduation level because “Ignorance is death, knowledge is life. various provisions of the Constitution, the State has enacted many women – related legislations to protect women against social discrimination, violence and atrocities and also to prevent social evils like child marriages, dowry, rape, practice of Sati, etc. The relating laws are :-(1) Commission of Sati (Prevention) Act, 1987, (2) Dowry (Prevention) Act, 1961, (3) Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, (4) Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986, (5) the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971 and so on.