Girls Wearing Jeans Threatened with Acid Attacks

Ranchi,  Bihar, August 07, 2012

Handwritten posters, put up by Jharkhand Mukti Sangh at several points in the city, including St. Xavier’s College and Albert Ekka roundabout, read: “From 20/8/2012 (Aug 20), jeans have been banned for girls. Any girl will be found wearing jeans and moving without dupatta (scarf covering the top of the body) will be attacked with acid.”  Full report here

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