INDIA: 200 “WITCHES” KILLED EVERY YEAR

Every year at least 200 women are lynched in India on allegations of witchcraft. Following a study, NGO Rural Litigation and Entitlement Kendra (RLEK) reported that these brutal actions are perpetrated in the poorest regions of the Indian subcontinent: northern State Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Orissa.

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