Human trafficking caters to demand for brides9 min read 03 Sep 2014, 11:36 PM IST
A field study in Haryana found that over 9,000 married women were bought from other states
Jhajjar/New Jalpaiguri: Last year, she was raped by someone she called mausa (uncle) in front of and on the bed of a woman she called mausi (aunt). Then, the mausa sold her off as a bride to a 45-year-old widower, father of a three-year-old, in Haryana. Price of the exchange: ₹ 70,000.