January 9, 2013
Girls Stolen from the Streets of India
Natalia Antelava, BBC News
The death of a student who was gang-raped on a Delhi bus has prompted anguished soul-searching about the place of women in Indian society. The widespread killing of female foetuses and infants is well-documented, but less well-known is the trafficking of girls across the country to make up for the resulting shortages.
TAGGED: Abortion, Human Trafficking, India, Women