"The helpline does not work simply as a call center but is also backed by a ground team. A month back a 16 year old girl was rescued by a girl who was forcefully being kept in a house in a posh area as a domestic worker."
A day after the state government asked her to postpone her visit to Manipur, the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal on Sunday landed in Imphal to interact with survivors of sexual assault while appealing the government to allow her to do that.
According to Maliwal, wrestlers Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik had told her that they were being tortured and harassed by police officers.
Expressing concerns over Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann's daughter reportedly receiving death threats in the US, Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chief Swati Maliwal on Friday appealed to the Indian embassy in the US to ensure her safety.
Chairperson Rekha Sharma has written to the Commissioner of Police, Delhi to personally intervene in the matter and to ensure that strict action is taken against the accused person and also sought a detailed action taken report must be apprised to the Commission within 2 days.
Taking to Twitter, the DCW chief said that a car driver molested her in a drunken state and dragged her by his vehicle. "Late last night I was inspecting the situation of women's security in Delhi.
The case was registered after BJP leader and former chairperson of DCW Barkha Shukla Singh filed a complaint to Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) in 2016.
The announcement says that in order for women to gain access to Jama Masjid complex, they need to be accompanied by a male member.