Dawoodi Bohra women write to PM Modi against the Female Genital Mutilation practice Society 

Dawoodi Bohra women write to PM Modi against the Female Genital Mutilation practice

New Delhi: Several women from Dawoodi Bohra community, a Shia Muslim sect took up their arms against the illegal old practice of Female Genital Mutilation within the community. They have urged PM Modi to issue a statement that Female Genital Mutilation (also known as FGM, khatna or female genital cutting) is illegal in India. Women of the Bohra community have written a letter to PM Modi asking the central government to issue an advisory to at least the state governments and asked government to declare the circumcision an offense under…

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