Gulabi Gang - The saviour of the poor (24 images)

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Sampat Pal Devi comes from a poor family in Bundelkhand - the poorest region of India. The region is fraught with abject poverty, gross under development, lack of law and order, and stark casteism in which the Brahmins and other higher caste people treat their low caste brethren with disdain. Out of such situation when Sampat Pal Devi decided to speak up for the poor, she has been winning heart felt gratitude of the poor as well as enmity of the high caste people and grudging respect of the...
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