Miss Niharika Gathiri

Morigaon HS & MP School, Assam, India.

 

Works of Miss Niharika Gathiri

Social Evils against Women-The problem of Witch-Hunting in Assam.

Witch hunting is one of the most dangerous superstitions prevailing all over India. Meanwhile from last few years people of Assam have been witnessing some pathetic killings of innocent lives, mostly women, in rural areas by erratic mob under the suspicion of witch practices (practices of ‘daini’). The incidents of witch hunting are an unbearable tragedy for 21st century as it is the age of science and technology where progressive thinking reins the supreme. These evil practices...

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