The initial reports said the lower-caste girls had been gang raped and hanged by young men from a slightly higher caste. A post-mortem carried out on the girls by a team of three local doctors in Badaun said the girls had injuries "suggestive of rape". Three men were arrested, along with two policemen, and remain in jail nearly three months after the crime. But in recent weeks, reports being leaked by the investigators to Indian media have turned the story on its head.
There’s a lot of talk out there about the dangers of India for women and much of it is misguided as I hope this blog helps you see! If you decide to come to India, it will end up changing your life… I mean, hell, I ended up staying! I wrote a load of tips in this article: 14 tips for solo female travel in India! Here are a few more tips and places to go to make sure as a female in India you come prepared and ready to explore with little to no hassle.