Participants in India’s Dignity March campaign for women’s rights and justice for survivors of sexual assault. Photo: AFP Participants in India’s Dignity March campaign for women’s rights and justice for survivors of sexual assault. Photo: AFP
Participants in India’s Dignity March campaign for women’s rights and justice for survivors of sexual assault. Photo: AFP
India

Are Indian women in Kerala facing abuse and death over wedding dowries?

  • At least four young women have died recently in suspected cases of abuse by their husbands and in-laws over the size of their dowries
  • The spate of deaths are a blight to Kerala’s reputation as a state with progressive indicators, such as having India’s top literacy rate and highest sex ratio

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Participants in India’s Dignity March campaign for women’s rights and justice for survivors of sexual assault. Photo: AFP Participants in India’s Dignity March campaign for women’s rights and justice for survivors of sexual assault. Photo: AFP
Participants in India’s Dignity March campaign for women’s rights and justice for survivors of sexual assault. Photo: AFP
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