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Women Are Posting Night-Out Selfies After A Politician Said "Roaming At Night" Causes Stalking

After the Haryana BJP deputy president blamed Varnika Kundu in the Chandigarh stalking case, saying women shouldn't be allowed to "roam at night", women shut him down using the hashtag #AintNoCinderella.

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On August 4, 29-year-old Varnika Kundu filed a complaint with the Chandigarh police, stating that two men almost kidnapped her, after they followed her for nearly 30 minutes over 7 k.m.

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On Monday, Haryana BJP Deputy President Ramveer Bhatti decided to shame the woman more by asking "why she was roaming late at night".

"Parents must take care of their children... they shouldn't allow them to roam at night. Children should come home on time, why stay out at night?" he told CNN News 18.

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Andre Borges is a social news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Mumbai.

Contact Andre Borges at andre.borges@buzzfeed.com.

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