Rakhmabai Raut has gone down in history as a 22-year-old who was brave enough to petition the courts for a divorce in the 19th Century.
When she finally won her freedom – in part thanks to Queen Victoria – she went on to study medicine. And she became one of India’s first practicing women doctors.
Produced by Anagha Pathak
Animations by Nikita Deshpande, illustrations by Gopal…..(read more)