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Chastity belts and other violence against women common in Rajasthan, India

August 19, 2007


Asian Human Rights Commission (This is the edited text of a statement issued by the Asian Human Rights Commission: AS-180-2007) When a lady was found bleeding from her thighs in a public bus in the north-western Indian state of Rajasthan, her fellow passengers took her to a hospital. The doctors who examined her found she […]