Shunned, beaten, burnt, raped: #Dowry violence in the #UK

October 2014

The police in the UK are starting to investigate an underground epidemic of dowry violence in the British-Indian communities. The patterns of abuse are the same as that in India. Women are blackmailed for dowry and abused in different ways : physically, sexually and with death threats. See the report below
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/shunned-beaten-burnt-raped-the-dowry-violence-that-shames-britain-9803009.html

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