'Rape joke' in class not isolated case, Awam shares study of 275 survivors

Modified 18 May 2021, 1:15 pm

A study by All Women’s Action Society (Awam) conducted across a 10-day period last month has recorded 275 testimonials related to alleged sexual harassment and bullying incidents in schools.

The women's rights group said the figure and their subsequent analysis revealed that the "rape joke" highlighted by Form 5 student Ain Husniza Saiful Nizam is only one incident in a systematic culture of sexual harassment...

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