delhi touted ‘rape capital’ of south-east asia

This does not surprise me in the slightest. There were more than 330 rape and molestation cases reported in the Indian capital in the first four months of 2008. Now anyone who knows the percentage of rapes that are actually reported will find this figure quite staggering.

Shobhaa Dé, a novelist and popular social commentator. “Underneath our incredible social change, the Indian male is experiencing nothing short of a psychological frenzy.”

Washington Post article.


~ by k-rock and l-jive on August 27, 2008.

One Response to “delhi touted ‘rape capital’ of south-east asia”

  1. I recently came accross your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I dont know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog.

    Tim Ramsey

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