August 2013: #Newspaper Reports of #Violence on #Women in #India
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Arunachal Pradesh (Aug 29): Warden of a private boarding school is arrested for raping 14 minor girls in his care
Aurangabad (17 Aug 2013): College Student rapes the minor daughter of a farmer
Bangalore (Aug 27): Another suspicious death of a young woman over dowry harassment and abuse! No suicide note found. Husband and in-laws arrested.
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh (Aug 9): Father butchers 5 daughters; his wives and sons testify to protect him
Chandigarh (2 Aug 2013): Man arrested for raping a 2-yr-old
Coimbatore (2 Aug 2013): Man gets 14 yrs rigorous imprisonment from the Mahila (Women’s) court for rape of 14 yr old
Delhi (Aug 27): 6 year old girl raped inside a temple
Gwalior (2 Aug 2013): Man who threatens the family of a teenage girl he gang raped is lynched by a mob
Howrah, West Bengal (Aug 5): Class 6 student gang-raped and set on fire by rapists, identifies her rapists before her death
Jharkhand, Bihar (24 Aug 2013): Female constable travelling with relatives is gang raped on the highway
Kanpur (Aug 13, 2013): A 20-year-old woman commited suicide because of harassment for dowry by in-laws.
Kolkata, Bengal (Aug 6): Bikers attack and molest a woman bank manager on her way home
Lucknow (5 Aug 2013): Woman poisoned to death for dowry; husband wanted additional Rs.50,000 and a motorcycle
Lucknow, U.P. (Aug 9): College student is gang raped by two of her classmates
Moodbidri, Karnataka (Aug 25): Cash and gold in dowry not enough! Husband abuses and render homeless his wife for more dowry money to open hotel!
Motihari, Bihar (9 Aug 2013): The most brutal killing of a young woman for dowry! Poisoned, then chopped up and burnt.
Mumbai (23 Aug 2013): 23-yr-old female photo journalist gang raped by 5 men while on an assignment
Mumbai (Aug 23): Female photographer gang raped while on assignment
Nagpur, Maharashtra (Aug 23): A young, pregnant women miscarries after she is routinely tortured by her husband and in-laws for dowry
Orissa : Is state with highest number of Dowry related tortures and murders: 2624 dowry murders in the last 6 years. Rape is also reported to be on the rise.
Poona, Maharashtra (Aug 25): 11 year old girl raped and killed
Rajkot, Gujarat (25 Aug): Mother depressed about not having sons, sets herself and her daughters on fire
Ranchi, Bihar (24 Aug): Police woman gang raped by 3 men on the highway
Rohtak (2 August 2013): 5 policemen sentenced (1-10 yrs) in the rape of a woman in the police station
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala (22 Aug): Woman lawyer harassed for more dowry by doctor husband despite giving gold, diamonds, car and Rs.1500,000!
Vellore, Tamil Nadu (Aug 25): 14 year old girl raped by her uncle