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Indian athlete Pinki Pramanik released from jail

Indian athlete, Pinki Pramanik, arrested on charges of rape and claims that she is actually male, has left jail a day after she was granted bail.

The athlete described the case against her as "a conspiracy" and vowed to clear her name.

Ms Pramanik says she had to endure a humiliating body examination by male police officers, prompting support from activists and human rights groups.

Rahul Tandon reports.

Indian athlete released from jail

  • 11 Jul 2012