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Kavita Krishnan

Kavita Krishnan

Kavita Krishnan is an Indian communist and feminist activist, a Politburo member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) and Secretary of the All India Progressive Women's Association (AIPWA).

Human Rights

'Honour' crimes in India: An assault on women's autonomy

India needs new laws to tackle the so-called 'honour crimes' which attempt to control women's sexuality and choices.

'Honour' crimes in India: An assault on women's autonomy