Home Articles 61 women killed and 40 raped in Manipur in 2014

61 women killed and 40 raped in Manipur in 2014

-


IMPHAL, Nov 11: Altogether 61 women have been murdered and 40 raped till November 10 this year, according to data compiled by the United NGOs Mission Manipur (UNMM).

Speaking to media persons at Manipur Press Club here today, UNMM women committee convenor Sobita Mangshatabam said that 61 women have been murdered and 40 raped in the State in the past 11 months and 10 days.

Of the 61 women killed, 24 were murdered in the most ghastly manner. Out of them, four were below 10 years and they were murdered after being raped. One 18 year old girl was also murdered after being raped.

16 women including 13 housewives were found dead under controversial circumstances. Of the 13 housewives, four were pregnant. 16 other women died by allegedly committing suicide. Two women were killed in bomb blasts. Three other women died during or after child delivery.

Sobita pointed out that procreation is impossible without women. Of the 61 women who have died or have been murdered this year, reproductive system of 57 were active.

Of the 40 women raped this year, 26 were below 18 years of age and 13 below 10 years.

Even as rape and killing of civilians by security forces have come down considerably in the State, rape and killing of civilians by civilians have been rising at an alarming rate.

Till November 10 this year, there are reports of 287 cases of violence against women including rape and murder. These figures are based on what were reported in the newspapers. 

Source: http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/45134/61-women-killed-40-raped-this-year-unmm

Avatar
Morunghttps://www.morung.com
Morung- Trending Stories From The North East

Leave a Reply

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of

you may also like

jackpot

Bill Morgan, the man who came back from the dead and won the lottery....

The life of Australia’s luckiest man is full of unbelievable events. Moreover, many could blame him for describing details, absolutely impossible in real life....
61 women killed and 40 raped in Manipur in 2014 1

Indian Democracy At Large: “Attacking Churches Are Not Illegal”

According to Hindu Mahasabha attacking churches are not illegal and said that government should award and provide legal and administrative protection to Hindus who attack churches across the country. They further commented that churches are no longer places of worship.
shah rukh khan in tangkhul muffler

Bollywood Baadshah Shahrukh Khan gifted with a Naga Attire!

After Pope Francis its now Bollywood Baadshah Shahrukh Khan who has been gifted with a Naga Traditional attire. The Bollywood superstar was presented a Tangkhul Naga Haora Muffler...
61 women killed and 40 raped in Manipur in 2014 2

From Storeroom Jams to Record Studio in New York, Here’s Dossers Urge from Shillong

This story of a Punk Rock band from Shillong will be an inspiration to many of the young and thriving musicians from the North...
Merenla Imsong

Here’s Why Miss Imsong is Our Favourite Entertainer

From mimicking to oscillating between being a hyper-active adolescent and a grumpy octogenarian, this mind-boggling comedienne has it all. Merenla Imsong a.k.a. Miss Imsong,...
T