INDIA WARNING: Foreign female tourists advised not to wear skirts for their own safety

Posted on August 30, 2016 • Filed under: India, Tourist Raped, Tourist Warning

GANG RAPE EPIDEMIC reported Tourism minister Mahesh Sharma said female foreign tourists in India should avoid wearing skirts for their own safety
Minister Mahesh Sharma was discussing tourist security in the city of Agra
He said female tourists should not ‘venture out alone at night’
Also said they should not ‘wear short dresses or skirts’
Indian culture is different from the western,’ he reasoned
Declining rates of female tourism in India after high-profile gang-rape

He added: ‘For their own safety, women foreign tourists should not wear short dresses and skirts… Indian culture is different from the western.’ Read Article

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