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Kanjarbhat community: Of misogyny, virginity tests and a generational clash

Kanjarbhat Community, Maharashtra's de-notified tribe with an estimated population of 25,000, is known for its deeply patriarchal caste panchayat, misogynistic matrimonial traditions, obsession with virgin brides, a keen interest in monetary fines and love for ostracizing dissenters. However, despite community-binding regressive laws, its millennials are breaking free. Here's a look at the growing rift within the clan as the young clash with the old.



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