VAWM In the news | 18th Oct

1.      http://www.tehelka.com/story_main50.asp?filename=Ws171011crime.asp

A twitter handle from London forces Ghaziabad police to do its duty
Forty-eight hours after her 22-year-old daughter Naina’s death, Malti
Singh, 55, managed to lodge a first information report (FIR) at the
Vijay Nagar Police Station in Ghaziabad on Monday after Twitter became
abuzz with the news of an alleged dowry death being brushed aside by
the police

2.      http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_harassed-woman-burns-self-seven-year-old-daughter-in-bangalore_1599906

Harassed, woman burns self, seven-year-old daughter in Bangalore

A woman killed herself and her seven-year-old daughter on Sunday
afternoon because she was allegedly sick of the harassment by her
husband and mother-in-law.
The deceased are N Deepa, 34, and her daughter RS Muktha, residents of
KR Road. Deepa set herself and her daughter afire when they were alone
in their house about 2.30pm. The police said Deepa’s husband and
mother-in-law were not treating her and the children well and that is
why she committed suicide.
3.      http://www.mid-day.com/news/2011/oct/171011-Raped-and-starved-missing-girl-returns-five-months-later.htm
Raped and starved, missing girl returns five months later
After being found in a malnourished condition, the 14-year-old who had
gone missing in May has resurfaced, to share the horrifying account of
her ordeal
4.      http://www.mid-day.com/news/2011/oct/161011-Boy-loses-life-to-molesters.htm
Boy loses life to molesters
Victim, who objected after girls in his colony were harassed during
the Navratri Mahotsav puja, was attacked and killed. A 19 year-old
resident of Powai was attacked and killed after he raised his voice
against 23 year-old Naresh Singh and his friends, for harassing girls
during the Navratri Mahostav pujas.

5. http://ibnlive.in.com/news/bhanwari-case-maderna-gets-jat-community-support/193959-3.html

Bhanwari case: Maderna gets Jat community support
Sacked Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna on Monday got support from
Jat community whose leaders today protested against his dismissal in
connection with the mysterious disappearance of Bhanwari Devi. Several
pradhans, sarpanches and block presidents affiliated to the ruling
Congress tendered their resignations to register their protest.

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