Women politicians have been manhandled, beaten, hit, and even humiliated in public all in the name of politics. Being in a country like India, where patriarchy runs through the veins of almost every profession, politics is not any better.
Seeing a woman do well in a male-dominated field has and will lead to such incidents. Here is a list of attacks on female politicians. This is something that ‘a list’ should never even exist on, but well, here we are.
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In spite of all the incidents, these female leaders have risen above it all and came back even stronger. They made their way through all the physical injuries, insults, hate, and bullying to make a mark for themselves.
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