Archive for November, 2011

November 30, 2011

Monthly Report: Violence Against Women in India, November 2011 [248 Documented Reports]

From this month onwards, i decided to bring out monthly reports of incidents that are being tracked and documented using maps4aid. The idea is to provide research students, activists with a well documented data set relating to Violence Against Women in India.  As seen in the image below, a total of 248 Reports have been tracked in the month of November by studying Online Media reports. The Actual number of reports will be much higher and in the coming months, i will try and make alliances with News Agencies and the National Commission for Women for more detailed data.

The PDF file contains all the reports with the description that is downloadable.

You can download the Reports in EXCEL format –> ViolenceAgainstWomenIndia_November2011_Report and,

KML (Google Maps Compatible Files) and Links to the Google Fusion Tables Map–> here.

Category Wise Reports Tracked at in November 2011

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November 30, 2011

India 2010: 5,545 Rape Victims were under 18 Years of Age. | Nov. 30, 2011: Violence Against Women in India Report

  1. 60 yr old man arrested for allegedly raping a 2 year old infant girl near Ludhiana #DeservesDeathSentence #ChildAbuse


    November 30, 2011 3:20:12 AM EST


    November 30, 2011 11:45:29 AM EST
  3. Man held for sexually abusing and behaving obscenely with his minor stepdaughters. #vaw


    November 30, 2011 3:26:42 AM EST
  4. 11 yr old girl allegedly abducted and gangraped by three youths in Andhra Pradesh. #vaw #India


    November 30, 2011 3:30:13 AM EST
  5. Rescued by co- passenger: 5 minor girls who were being trafficked for sexual exploitation. #Odisha #childabuse

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November 29, 2011

November 29, 2011: Violence Against Women in India Report

  1. One and half year old baby girl found abandoned in the backseat of an autorickshaw. Mysore. Rescued.
    November 29, 2011 8:46:35 AM EST
  2. November 6, 2011 3:29:28 AM EST
  3. Couple shot dead by unknown assailants. Police investigating if there was an attempt to rape.
    November 29, 2011 9:45:30 AM EST
  4. Man charged with killing wife & even confessing to it, acquitted by court. Prosecution blunders in getting evidence

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November 28, 2011

November 28, 2011: Violence Against Women in India Report

  1. November 29, 2011 11:51:51 AM EST
  2. Report: Foreign objects found in private parts of tribal teacher Soni Suri in Chhattisgarh Police Custody via @vidyut
    November 28, 2011 6:54:59 AM EST
  3. Tulsi Hospital and Lilamani Hospital #Kanpur found violating sex detection norms. #femicide #vaw #India
    November 28, 2011 7:14:38 AM EST
  4. Two arrested for alleged sexual assault on a 28 year old mentally challenged woman in Coimbatore. #vaw #India

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November 28, 2011

30 Reports of Police Atrocities on Women in India

On the night of  October 5,2011 , from 12 midnight to 2:30 am, SP Ankit Garg called me into a room in the police station, gave me electric shocks, took my clothes off and severely tortured me. Why has no action been taken against him? asks Soni Sori in a letter.

On November 26,2011

A medical report filed in the Supreme Court by a special medical team of a Kolkata hospital on Friday backed allegations raised by Maoist sympathiser Soni Sori that she was tortured in police custody in Chhattisgarh. reported removal of certain “foreign objects” from her private parts

Since September, I have documented and tracked more than 600 Reports of Violence Against Women in India. Going through the archives, i was able to dig out 30 Verified reports of Crimes against women where the Police and Armed Forces are themselves the perpetrators.

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