India | India's Dalit women lack access to healthcare and die young

India’s Dalit women lack access to healthcare and die young

Caste-based discrimination, economic deprivation and lack of social mobility have resulted in more than 70% of Dalit women facing health problems

June 15, 2018 5:00 PM (UTC+8)
Indian women from the 'Dalit' or 'Untouchable' caste listen to a speaker during a Dalit Dignity Rally against the Congress-led UPA government near Parliament House in New Delhi on December 5, 2007. Photo: AFP/Raveendran
Indian women from the 'Dalit' or 'Untouchable' caste listen to a speaker during a Dalit Dignity Rally against the Congress-led UPA government near Parliament House in New Delhi on December 5, 2007. Photo: AFP/Raveendran
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