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'I was crying with unbearable pain': study reveals extent of FGM in India


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Research shows 75% incidence of female genital mutilation in Bohra Muslim community, despite government claim there is no evidence of the practice

 

 

Tue 6 Mar 2018 07.00 GMT

Angel L Martínez Cantera in Mumbai

 

 

 

 

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Bohra Muslim women in central Mumbai. The research shows a high prevalence of FGM among India’s one million-strong Bohra community
Photograph: Angel L Martínez Cantera
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Reported cases of FGM rise sharply in UK yet still no court convictions

 

Despite a nearly fivefold increase in alleged FGM, lack of evidence to prove it is happening is hampering prosecutions

 

 

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Wed 7 Mar 2018 06.00 GMT Last modified on Wed 7 Mar 2018 11.29 GMT

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