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Now Male rape too is a crime

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Yup, China has amended its criminal law, which declares sexual assault on men, is a crime.

Representational image via theatlantic.com
Representational image via theatlantic.com

What the reality is?

Before this law, it was too difficult to file a case involving male sexual assault as the law did not recognize it as a crime and most of the perpetrators got away.

representational image via themileage.org

Now, according to the new amended law, Indecent or sexual assault on men now carries a minimum sentence of five years in prison.

Representational image via salon.com

Of course it will stop countless sexual crimes and perverts now might fear the punishment. Sex with underage prostitutes is also now will be considered as rape, which will attract severe punishment.

(With some inputs from dailypakistan.com.pk)