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Another young Dalit woman in India has died after an alleged gang rape, fanning nationwide outrage – SBS News

India’s 200 million Dalits have long faced discrimination, and campaigners say attacks have increased during the coronavirus pandemic.

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A woman from India’s marginalised Dalit community has died after being gang-raped, police said Thursday, days after the death of a teenager from the same “untouchable” group at the hands of a group of high-caste men sparked outrage.
The 22-year-old was allegedly raped by two men on Tuesday and passed away while being taken to hospital, police in northern Uttar Pradesh state said.
Her death comes months after four men were hanged for…

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