Is it right to say that what happened in the Delhi bus is better than rape and murder?Taslima Nasreen, the author of the much debated novel 'Lajja' has tweeted that -
'A man in a crowded Delhi bus............. It should not be considered a big crime in the era of rape culture. Men should rather..............., than rape and murder. Is............. in public a crime? Well it is a victim-less crime.'
She was referring to the shocking incident in which a Delhi University student was subjected to sexual harassment by a middle aged man who.....,.....in a crowded bus while sitting besides the student. In the video posted by the student, the middle age man is seen exposing and fondling himself.
Delhi has often been described as the rape capital of India. In many cases of heinous crime even infants are raped and murdered.
Even then, is it right on the part of the author in exile to tweet so?