The government had passed an order abolishing 'Nokkukooli' but it continues.
In a judgement passed last month, the judge dismissed the man's appeal challenging the sessions court's order finding him guilty of raping an intellectually-challenged woman.
Himachal: Aged couple arrested after video showing them beating mentally sick granddaughter goes viral
The FIR was lodged based on a complaint by the couple's younger daughter-in-law who shot the video as an evidence.
Several cases of lynching and mob violence have been reported from across the country in the recent past, the latest being from Rajasthan where a man was beaten to death on Friday.
The government may also further strengthen the framework relating to social media to ensure that rumours which may lead to such incidents are checked.