The Indian women taking on the veil
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The Indian women refusing to wear veils

A group of women in the northern Indian state of Haryana are campaigning to stop wearing the veil.

The "ghungat" covers the whole face and has traditionally been worn as a sign of respect for men.

Produced by Sumiran Preet Kaur, filmed and edited by Devashish Kumar

  • 20 Oct 2016