Ankita RaoMarch 28, 2014 01:49
DELHI — Off screen: A young physiotherapy student is gang-raped on a public bus. Widowed women in Vrindavan are cast out of their family homes. A girl in West Bengal is set on fire for falling in love with a man from a different faith. Now here’s the fictional version, on screen: A husband helps his wife become a policewoman. A child bride becomes a respected voice of reason. A female doctor holds a position of power in her town.