In Conversation with Rights Activist and co-founder of the Centre for Social Justice, Gagan SethiApril 3 2014
“And they reply that we have been told that your kok (womb) produces terrorists.” Forty-five minutes into the interview, Gagan Sethi looks right into my eyes and recounts Bilkis Banu’s deposition before a special court set up after the Godhra riots.
The then 19-year old Bilkis was being attacked by men she thought were part of her family, and she was pleading for the men to stop tearing her clothes, stop raping her.
For a moment, the only . . .
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