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Women are still dying after being sent to menstruation huts, but no one is filing complaints

Despite having the highest rates of deaths related to Chhaupadi, not a single police complaint has been filed in Achham and Dailekh districts, a new human rights report says. Women are still dying after being sent to menstruation huts, but no one is filing complaints
Married women and young girls are banished to outdoor sheds like this one during their menstruation. Post File Photo
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Bhrikuti Rai
Published at : March 22, 2019
Updated at : December 4, 2019 10:47
Kathmandu

Bhrikuti Rai

Bhrikuti Rai is an investigative reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering technology, environment and human rights. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2019, she was a reporter at Nepali Times and South Asia Check. She loves all things audio, and is co-creator of the Boju Bajai podcast.


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