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In India, suicide of another rape victim puts spotlight on inaction

A policeman stands guard as a woman covers her face near the house of a gang rape victim at village Badshahpur in the northern Indian state of Punjab January 10, 2013. To match INDIA-RAPE/JUSTICE. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST)

A policeman stands guard as a woman covers her face near the house of a gang rape victim at village Badshahpur in the northern Indian state of Punjab January 10, 2013. To match INDIA-RAPE/JUSTICE. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL...more

A policeman stands guard as a woman covers her face near the house of a gang rape victim at village Badshahpur in the northern Indian state of Punjab January 10, 2013. To match INDIA-RAPE/JUSTICE. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST)
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A policeman walks in the compound of his post at village Badshahpur in the northern Indian state of Punjab January 10, 2013. The head of the police post has been dismissed for dereliction of duty after a village girl was gang raped in November 2012. Picture taken January 10, 2013.To match INDIA-RAPE/JUSTICE. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA)

A policeman walks in the compound of his post at village Badshahpur in the northern Indian state of Punjab January 10, 2013. The head of the police post has been dismissed for dereliction of duty after a village girl was gang raped in November 2012....more

A policeman walks in the compound of his post at village Badshahpur in the northern Indian state of Punjab January 10, 2013. The head of the police post has been dismissed for dereliction of duty after a village girl was gang raped in November 2012. Picture taken January 10, 2013.To match INDIA-RAPE/JUSTICE. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA)
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