ADVERTISEMENTREMOVE AD

Indian YT Channel Streams Eid Photos of Pak Women, Spews Misogyny

“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.

Updated
Gender
2 min read
story-hero-img
i
Aa
Aa
Small
Aa
Medium
Aa
Large
Hindi Female

An India-based YouTube channel ‘Liberal Doge’ streamed a live video on Thursday, 13 May, sexualising and posting misogynistic comments on the Eid ul-Fitr photos of Pakistani women. According to multiple social media handles, the channel is run by a man named Ritesh Jha.

Something as normal as posting a celebratory photo was made into an anti-women slugfest – with men ‘rating’ women, commenting on their ‘looks’, and even going to the extent of ‘auctioning'.

“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.

“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.

The video has been made private on YouTube after people took to other social media platforms to call them out. Uttar Pradesh’s Jaunpur Police tweeted that the Cyber Cell has been directed for information and legal action against the YouTube channel.

ADVERTISEMENTREMOVE AD

‘Reminder That Country Is No Place for Women’: Indian Women ‘Auctioned’ on Twitter

Indian women, too, were not left behind in the vitriolic attack. Twitter handles placed ‘bids’ on the Congress Party’s national coordinator for social media Hasiba Amin – and was ‘sold’ to @PinakShiv3 handle.

Amin has reportedly filed an online complaint with the Delhi Police’s Cyber Cell.

“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.

Several Twitter users alleged that right wing supporters were behind this targeting of women.

0

‘Extremely Triggering’: Women Call Out the ‘Disgusting’ YouTube Live

Multiple handles on Twitter called out the ‘disgusting’ YouTube live.

“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.
“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.
“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.
“Today, we will stalk women with our eyes filled with lust,” the YouTube description of the video read in Hindi.

(At The Quint, we are answerable only to our audience. Play an active role in shaping our journalism by becoming a member. Because the truth is worth it.)

Read Latest News and Breaking News at The Quint, browse for more from gender

Published: 
Speaking truth to power requires allies like you.
Become a Member
3 months
12 months
12 months
Check Member Benefits
Read More
ADVERTISEMENT
×
×