Behind closed doors: Marital rape in India9 min read . Updated: 25 May 2015, 02:50 AM IST
The debate on whether marital rape should be legalized masks some ugly truths about Indian marriages
The first time her husband raped her was on their wedding night. Only 18 years old and in an arranged marriage with a man she barely knew, she didn’t think that he would demand sex on the night they got married. He did. She wasn’t ready for it. It didn’t matter.
Login to enjoy exclusive benefits!
- Unlocked premium articles
- Personalized news
- Market Watchlist
- Insightful Newsletters & more