If one of us ends up not going for work, either the Police show up at our doors or our children will be beaten or we’ll be abused. The other day I couldn’t go to work because I had work on my own land. I came back only to find that all my livestock had disappeared.
Today the women from Musahar community are extremely angry. When leaders go to ask for votes, they get into arguments with them about their situation- their poverty, lack of ration and land. During our meetings now, the participation of women is far greater than that of men.