Sandi Burn writes from New Delhi in India about the vicious gang rape of a 23-year-old medical student on a bus. Stirring Trouble Internationally takes a look at sexual abuse of women and Indian people.
The Indian government wants to give the impression that crime is declining in the country but according to Sandi Burn this can take years for a case to be resolved.
The Supreme Court of India needs to look closer to what is going wrong and be less lenient on crimes like this.
- Rape protest: Thousands take to streets in India after death of woman who was gang-raped on bus (mirror.co.uk)
- India Ink: Portrait Emerges of Victim in New Delhi Gang Rape (india.blogs.nytimes.com)