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Artist portrays culture of silence faced by South Asian women

In 2014, Chup Raho was a popular Pakistani television drama about a young girl, Rameen, who is raped by her brother-in-law and forced to keep silent about the incident. The story revolves around the pain Rameen has to endure as a consequence of an episode that is still largely associated with shame and guilt in […]