More than 98% Survivors of Gender‑Based Violence Don’t Seek Medical Help, Finds NFHS Survey

India’s response to gender-based violence is punitive in nature…. in all the focus directed at perpetrators, the individual in the thralls of violence is overlooked.

written by
Saumya Kalia
May 12, 2022
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AuthorSaumya Kalia

Saumya Kalia is an Associate Editor at The Swaddle. Her journalism and writing explore issues of social justice, digital sub-cultures, media ecosystem, literature, and memory as they cut across socio-cultural periods. You can reach her at @Saumya_Kalia.