India's widows get some hope

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Indian widow

Thousands of women in India are shunned from society when their husbands die.

Excluded and marginalized, they face a life of poverty and injustice.

Some even live on the streets begging for a bite to eat.

But, one woman, a widow herself, is working to change their lives.

Pat Duffy reports from India.

Duration: 3’20″

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