Women’s Safety – a serious concern
News flashed on the News channel, ” A 16-year-old girl molested by gang for two days in Nagaon, Assam”. Every time I hear about such inhumane acts my heart crunches. India is no doubt a developing country, but is it safe for women? Can a woman move freely in our country securely in any lane at any time of the day? India experiences brutal acts against women almost every day. As per the National family health survey, 30 % of women in India face physical and sexual violence. It is shocking to know this.
#Women’s #safety is at what level she feels secure with the environment around her and free from the fear of any crime against her. There are practices and rules to safeguard them against violence. To what extent a lady feels safe and how many victims obtain justice is another unsettled concern. Read More -