Women’s Social Movements of North East India

Recently, the 19th Meira Paibi Numit was observed in Manipur. Meira Paibi or Women Torchbearers is a women’s social movement in Manipur. This movement was launched in 1980s against the AFPSA Act imposed in the state. We note here that Manipuri women are perhaps the most politically empowered in India and this state has witnessed […]