I am sure this has nothing to do with misogyny, but a lot to do with all the other ethnic and religious based strife in the subcontinent. In my opinion, the BJP's right wing arm the VHP and the RSS have destroyed the precarious truce and balance that existed between Hindus and Muslims in India which is the root cause of all of this nonsense. Sadly enough, the tolerant middle class of Bombay have to deal with the fall out of the terrorist attacks that ensue.
And, yes, you're right. If this had happened in Tel Aviv or the West Bank we would have seen 1000 responses by now.
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