17 photos of the poignant of Indian women who protest against sexual violence against women

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

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Since a few weeks, the Indian walk by the thousands in the streets to denounce the sexual violence that is rampant in the Asian countries.

In fact, India is sadly known for the high number of rapes committed on women (and tourists) of the country. Several cases have unfortunately made headlines in the past few years.

The gang-rape of a young girl that occurred last January now seems to be rape too.

  • Read: gang-Rape in India: the eight defendants plead not guilty

This crime sordid came to cast a harsh light on the inter-communal tensions in India, led by the hindu nationalists of Narendra Modi from 2014. But it also bears witness of too many sexual violence that terrorize the women of the country.

Today, the latter, accompanied by several men, yelling, “this is enough”. #TimesUp

Here are 17 photos of the poignant learned from the events of Sunday and Monday:

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Don’t tell me how to dress, tell them not to violate.”

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Never. It is enough. Justice for Asifa.”

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Even the sacred places are not safe for women.” Srinagar, April 16, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

Students demonstrating in Srinagar on April 16, 2018.

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Justice for Asifa”, Chennai, April 16, 2018

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“We ask for safe streets”

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

Srinagar, April 16, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

#PasEnMonNom, New Delhi, 15 April 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Don’t tell me how to dress me up. Tell the men how to look.”

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“You must protect us, not hurt us.” New Delhi, April 15, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Wrath.”

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“You can’t silence us.” Mumbai, April 15, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“We want to be safe, not violated.” Srinagar, April 16, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“When I say no, it means no.”

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“It is time to act for India without rape.” New Delhi, April 15, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“Are we safe in our country?”, April 16, 2018.

 

17 photos poignantes des Indiennes qui manifestent contre la violence sexuelle faite aux femmes

“A rape every 31 minutes.”

 

 

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