Serhat TUNAR -TDO- A public protest was held in Bangladesh following rising incidents of sexual harassment and rape. Demonstrators demanded that the abusers and rapists be executed.
January-September-more than a fifth of nearly a thousand sexual assault applications are gang rapes, according to data released.
Thousands of people took part in demonstrations in several cities across the country, including the capital Dhaka. The government, which is expected to put the issue of executions for sexual harassment and rapists on its agenda after long-running demonstrations, will submit a proposal to parliament later in the week for legal changes.