The case is old and poses technical difficulties, but it's no excuse for the police to not investigate it. By refraining from even questioning the perpetrators, the cops are blithely continuing their deliberate and outrageous miscarriage of justice
The law enforcement and justice machinery needs to be sensitive about the brutality it inflicts on not just the victim's body but also her mind and psyche. So, the need is to inspire confidence that the victim's dignity will not be dented because she takes the courage to speak out.
Names of several former ministers and senior politicians had figured in a series of sex scandals that rocked Kerala in the last two decades.