The hair-raising incident at one of the sports facilities in India recently should disturb every woman. Four girls attempted suicide for alleged harassment from seniors. If that doesn’t shake a human soul, what will, in a geographical landscape where men rule and women get ruled – if they survive.

On a soil where names like Saina Nehwal, Sania Mirza and MC Mary Kom have achieved everything that an opposite gender can, young girls – still in their teens and hoping to shape their sporting careers like the champions they idolize – get victimised.

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Facilities in Pakistan much safer than India for sportswomen

by Nilesh Deshmukh time to read: <1 min