Indian activists protest against an alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Bhopal. Photo: EPA Indian activists protest against an alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Bhopal. Photo: EPA
Indian activists protest against an alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Bhopal. Photo: EPA

Indian police accused of forcing cremation of Hathras Dalit gang-rape victim

  • The teenage victim had suffered serious injuries in a brutal sexual attack two weeks ago, and died on Tuesday, sparking widespread anger across the country
  • Her family said her body was seized upon its arrival at their home village by the police, who ordered the cremation to go ahead against the family’s wishes

Topic |   Crime
Indian activists protest against an alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Bhopal. Photo: EPA Indian activists protest against an alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Bhopal. Photo: EPA
Indian activists protest against an alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Bhopal. Photo: EPA
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