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By Phoolan Devi

She was once born in India to the bottom caste, a gaggle with few rights or even fewer clients. Enduring merciless poverty, Phoolan Devi survived the humiliation of an abusive marriage, the savage killing of her bandit-lover and frightening gang rape to say retribution for herself and all low-caste ladies of the Indian plains. In a three-year crusade that rocked the govt, she introduced justice to rape sufferers and stole from the wealthy to provide to the terrible, prior to negotiating quit on her personal phrases. all through her years of imprisonment with out trial, Phoolan Devi remained a beacon of wish for the terrible and the downtrodden. In 1996, amidst either renowned help and media controversy, she was once elected to the Parliament.
On July twenty fifth, 2001, Phoolan Devi was once shot lifeless in Delhi. The identification of her killers is unknown, however it is believed that they could comprise kin of villagers killed through her gang approximately 20 years in the past. For over a decade thousands have chanced on the ability and scope of Phoolan Devi's fantasy impossible to resist. Now she ultimately tells the tale of her existence via her eyes and in her personal voice.

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