Quratulain Rehbar, a 27 year old Kashmiri photojournalist, was among the Muslim women whose names and photos were listed on the ‘Bully Bai’ application. The app also purported to offer high-profile figures like Pakistani Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and Indian actress Shabana Azmi “for sale”. Photo: EPA-EFE
Opinion | Muslim women face growing online abuse in India as leaders turn a blind eye
  • The emergence of a fake app listing Muslim women ‘for sale’ – the second in six months – has added to fears of growing Islamophobia in the country
  • Threats of cyberviolence against women must be taken seriously, yet India’s ruling party remains complicit
22 Jan 2022 - 8:42AM