Today (10th April) is Sindhi Language Day. Sindhi community will celebrate the 48th anniversary of World Sindhi Language day today. Sindhi is the language of the Sindh region (it was important part of undivided nation of India, now it is part of Pakistan).
Many men commit rape for sexual pleasure. Men who fear and hate women want to prove their power and supremacy by humiliating and hurting them. We should wait and watch for the court's order relating to four other adult culprits in Nirbhaya gang rape case.
When people were just discussing about the Mumbai gangrape case, another rape case involving a minor girl by the so called 'godman', Asaram Bapu has come to the surface making it to the headlines of all newspapers and agencies of the country. India is gradually becoming a rape capital of the world. But, the worst part is when culprits are not put behind bars, for they belong to the powerful and the influential class. The same is happening in Asaram Bapu case.
As a state resource person for Sakhsharta Abhiyan, I have seen some 100 schools situated in interior villages and tribal places. The kitchens are a death trap. The food served is neither nutritious not tasty, and is often stolen to give to higher authorities.