Dalit women face the highest risk of sexual assault
All Indians MatterSeptember 24, 2022
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Dalit women face the highest risk of sexual assault

Ashraf EngineerAshraf EngineerHost

At least 10 Dalit women are raped every single day in India and their vulnerability to it has risen 44% over the past decade. This frequency of violence is founded on a bedrock of economic oppression – most Dalits, especially the women, have little economic agency. If Dalit victims of sexual assault are dependent on their survival on their assailants, justice can be very, very distant. Please listen to the latest episode of All Indians Matter.