Where Is the Safer Environment for Women the Government Promised in 2012?

Despite a flurry of reforms following the 2012 Delhi gang-rape/murder, the State has done nothing to ensure women’s safety.

written by
Gunjeet Sra
Dec 12, 2019
women's safety in india
A candle light vigil calling for justice for rape victims in Bhopal, India, on November 7, 2017. (Image Credit: Sanjeev Gupta /European Pressphoto Agency-EFE)
AuthorGunjeet Sra

Gunjeet Sra is a writer and columnist based out of New Delhi, who writes about gender and politics. She is also the co-founder of Subculture Media and the editor of, a counterculture website aimed at empowering marginalized narratives.