Shunned During Her Period, Nepali Woman Dies of Snakebite

A tradition of isolating menstruating women in huts persists in rural Nepal despite the dangers and a 2005 court order. Parliament is weighing making it a crime.

from NYT > World https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/09/world/asia/nepali-woman-snakebite-period-chhaupadi.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
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