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Two more Dalit women raped in MP

July 12, 2004 17:12 IST
Last Updated: July 12, 2004 17:59 IST


Three days after the gang rape of three women of a Dalit family in Seoni district, two women from the same community were gangraped in separate incidents in Damoh district.

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Police said four men allegedly raped a 32-year-old woman in Keolari village on Sunday. In the second incident, two persons allegedly raped a Dalit woman in her house in Ajeetpur village.

The accused are at large. Efforts were being made to nab them.

Meanwhile, Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil on Monday informed the Lok Sabha that the Centre will get full information on reports of rape of Dalit women in Madhya Pradesh.

He was responding to Ramjilal Suman raising the issue of three Dalit women, all belonging to one family, being gangraped on Friday.

Suman told the House during Zero Hour that all three have been hospitalised. The Samajwadi Party member said Dalit women in the state have been subjected to such indignities for a long time.


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Sub: Two more Dalit woman Raped

In any cicumstances rape is abuse to womanhood irrespective to her cast/status or any religion. Woman of any religion will feel the same in such ...


Posted by Anil





Sub: Two women raped

The caste of the women raped or whether they were "dalit" need not be quoted. Mentioning that creates another injustice to the unfortunate women and ...


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Sub: does it matter????

this is totally infuriating ! rape is probably the most heinous crime a man can commit. what i donot understand is this. does it matter ...


Posted by Awhan





Sub: Social Justice for one and all

Friends , Do you not feel the pain when there are news of rape/plunder/massacre or injustice. I feel the pain everytime I come accross any ...


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Sub: MP rape case

I request media plz dont give proper headlines for the news. The headline for this news cud have been "Two more women raped in MP". ...


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