Demonstrators from the Dalit caste shout slogans during a protest at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after the death of a rape victim. Photo: Reuters Demonstrators from the Dalit caste shout slogans during a protest at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after the death of a rape victim. Photo: Reuters
Demonstrators from the Dalit caste shout slogans during a protest at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after the death of a rape victim. Photo: Reuters

Indian rape victim dies two weeks after attack, prompting protests, outrage

  • The death of the 19-year-old woman from the Dalit caste sparked anger from protesters, politicians, activists and Bollywood stars
  • Her home state Uttar Pradesh, which is ruled by Indian PM Narendra Modi’s BJP, ranks as the most unsafe for women in the country

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Demonstrators from the Dalit caste shout slogans during a protest at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after the death of a rape victim. Photo: Reuters Demonstrators from the Dalit caste shout slogans during a protest at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after the death of a rape victim. Photo: Reuters
Demonstrators from the Dalit caste shout slogans during a protest at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after the death of a rape victim. Photo: Reuters
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