A year-old medical student was gang-raped, beaten with a metal rod and thrown off a bus in New Delhi on December After battling with severe internal injuries, the woman died on Saturday morning from organ failure, in a hospital in Singapore. Thousands emerged to the streets of New Delhi to pay respects to the victim. Hundreds gathered in the areas of Munirka, and at Jantar Mantar, holding placards and sitting in silence to mourn a death that has fast becoming a symbol for gender activists in a country who say India is becoming increasingly unsafe for women.
2012 Delhi gang rape and murder
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Experiences of rape, torture, and murder are some of the few examples of social grievances. Why do women have to go through all the pain. In These experiences affect everyone directly or indirectly. It is important for these experiences to be accepted as public suffering. During this phase is normally when protests and activist groups are made, and they publicly express their minds and experiences to the public.
Tikri assault case: Primary accused arrest in rape of 25-yr-old woman
A f ive-year-old gang-rape victim was found with candles and plastic bottles in her body in April Four years later, she is still fighting a lonely battle to bring her perpetrators to justice. The minor, who came to be known as Gudiya, was held captive by a neighbour who raped and brutalised her. Coming on the heels of the infamous December 16 gang-rape of a paramedical student, the incident evoked widespread outrage.
The Kathua rape case involved the abduction, gang rape, and murder of an 8-year-old girl, Asifa Bano, in January in the Rasana village near Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir , India. A chargesheet for the case was filed, the accused were arrested and the trial began in Kathua on 16 April She disappeared for a week before her body was discovered by the villagers a kilometer away from the village. The arrests of the accused led to protests by the Panthers Party and other local groups, who sought justice for the victim. The gang rape and murder, as well as the support the accused received, sparked widespread outrage in India and world-wide.