Delhi

Haryana girls harassed while going to school, go on hunger-strike

17 May 2017 | By Mansi Motwani
News from the Capital

13 girls from a village in Haryana have been on a hunger-strike since last one week, alleging molestation and harassment on their way to school.

One of the protesters said boys would pass lewd comments; their parents have urged them to give up education.

The girls are demanding that their village school be upgraded.

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17 May 2017Haryana girls harassed while going to school, go on hunger-strike

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