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Indian women take safety into their own hands

New laws not enough to deter sexual violence amid deep cultural problems, say members of self-defence group.

Last Modified: 24 Aug 2013 10:41
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Women activists in India say new laws are not enough to deter rapists. They say deep cultural problems often prevent action against sexual violence. The latest attack was on a photojournalist in Mumbai.

Meanwhile, in New Delhi a group of women has been taking their safety into their own hands. Al Jazeera’s Karishma Vyas reports from the Indian capital.

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