The Gulabi Gang

The Heroic story of the work of women in pink sarees and the shield of a stick that have formed the largest organization in UP to recieve justice when the rest of the nation has given up on the system.
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Inception of the  Gulabi Gang Sampat Pal Devi is an Indian social activist from Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh, North India  is the founder of the Gulabi Gang, an Uttar Pradesh-based social organization, works for women welfare and empowerment. Sampat Pal Devi was married to a resident of the Banda […] Read more»

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The Man Who Stood Against Rape

“If we can’t protect our daughters, sisters and wives, then we shouldn’t be living in a civilized society. If we lack the courage to take on the rapists, we deserve a more severe punishment than they do… so come and join us to protect the honour of our women,” was his battle cry.
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The year was 2000 and the residents of Sutia in West Bengal were terror-stricken. Frequent rapes in the region had left them both angry and extremely scared because there was no way to protest. According to a report in The Times of India, the criminals led by Sushanta Choudhury were using sexual […] Read more»

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