Marrying Outside Caste Kills: Fearing Honour Killing, MLA’s Daughter Seeks Protection

Abhishek M

July 15th, 2019


Even in the 21st century, marrying outside one’s caste can take someone’s life.

Sakshi Mishra, 23, the daughter of Rajesh Mishra, alleged that she faces a life threat from her father, brother and their associates for marrying a Dalit man.

Over 300 cases of honour killings were reported between 2016 and 2018.


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