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Sentenced To Rape: Why Our Law And Order System Is As Guilty As The Khap Panchayat

It seems like just yesterday when the nation shook with the gut-wrenching news. A young girl was gang-raped in a moving bus in Delhi, later dying of her injuries. The heinous act made us flock to the streets in large numbers with candles in our hands and outrage in our hearts. We protested, we demanded justice and the death penalty. And then there came this horrific headline: "Indian Village Orders Gang Rape Of Two Sisters".