Scene 22: A 2nd year history department student of Jadavpur university was dragged into the men’s hostel on campus and molested and her male friend was beaten up on Aug 28th 2014, Kolkata.

Scene 22: A 2nd year history department student of Jadavpur university was dragged into the men's hostel on campus and molested and her male friend was beaten up on Aug 28th 2014, Kolkata. A complaint was filed by the girls family on 2nd September 2014 and an Internal Complaints Committee was set up by the University in accordance the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace 2013 to investigate the matter. Two committee members visited the girls home on September 5th 2014, they refused to identify themselves and asked questions about her dress on the night of the incident. This led the girl to file a complaint for Mental harassment with the Bidhannagar police in which she identified the professors of the University. A number of students then staged demonstrations demanding the accused ICC members be replaced. They also demanded to add 2 external members to the committee and increased security for students on campus. The police were called and it's students were lathicharged . The photos are taken as part of the @rapeinindiaproject. Please follow @therapeinindiaproject and get involved by posting photos of the site's close to you using #therapeinindiaproject along with a link or other information about the crime. More info: www.therapeinindiaproject.org #humanrights #socialchange #violenceagainstwomen #photojounalism #sexualassault #therapeinindiaproject #rapeinindia

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