Not Just Ripped Jeans, Here Are 15 Other Things Women Do That “Set A Bad Example”

Recently, Uttarakhand CM, Tirath Rawat, commented that women who wear ripped jeans are not propagating the right kind of values.

Tirath Singh Rawat
Source: Amar Ujala

Because of course, the entire repository of moral values lies in women’s closets. And not just closets! Essentially, everything a woman does is an attack on a value system that failed to value women in the first place.

Here’s an example of all the things that women do, that are apparently “attacking” India’s value system: 

1. Cutting their hair short. 

Sayani Gupta
Source: Instagram/Sayani Gupta
Mandira Bedi
Source: Instagram/Mandira Bedi

2. Wearing red lipstick

Source: ABPLive
Source: TOI

3. Getting tattoos. 

Source: Instagram/Sushmita Sen
Source: Instagram/Priyanka

4. Thinking motherhood is a choice, not an obligation. 

5. Not getting married the second they turn 18

Suhasini Mulay
Source: Deccan Chronicle
Neena Gupta and Vivek Mehra
Source: Rediff

6. Buying any product that advocates safe sex. 

7. Being outside of the house late at night.  

Veere Di Wedding
Source: India Today

8. Not wearing sindoor, mangalsutra, and/or other “markers” that signify a woman is married. 

Source: Instagram/Anushka
Source: India

9. Having an alcoholic drink. God forbid if it’s whiskey. 

4 More Shots
Source: NYT

10. Playing sports. 

Mithali Raj
Source: Zee News
Sania Mirza
Source: Asia One

11. Owning their sexual desires. 

Source: Netflix
Source: Netflix

12. Cracking jokes. 

Agrima Joshua
Source: Siasat

13. Not treating menstruation as a taboo subject. 

Source: Netflix

14. Having an opinion. 

Source: Instagram/Faye
Source: New Indian Express
Source: Instagram/Taapsee

15. Wearing ‘masculine’ clothes, like a pant-suit.   

Alia Bhatt
Source: Vogue

The list is never-ending but the women, they just don’t give a damn!

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