Matrilineal Society

  • Meghalaya's matrilineal society a myth, 800 rapes in 10 years January 22, 2013

    Garo Hills: More than 800 rapes have been reported from Meghalaya in the past 10 years. Meghalaya's matrilineal society seems to be hardly safeguarding women. On December 13, 2012, an 18-year-old girl was gangraped by a group of 16 in Williamnagar. "I was coming back from the winter festival with two...