Nepali girls still forced to sleep in menstruation huts, with sometimes fatal consequences

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A study finds 77 per cent of Nepalese girls are being banished to “menstruation huts”, where they face extreme weather, animal attacks and sexual violence, despite the custom having been outlawed.

Written by Tracey Shelton
This news first appeared on https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-12-10/menstruation-huts-still-common-practice-in-nepal/11772464 under the title “Nepali girls still forced to sleep in menstruation huts, with sometimes fatal consequences”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.