Rekha Sharma

CJI sexual harassment: Inquiry biased, feel lawyers, women’s rights activists

SC lawyer Meera Bhatia said that the decision could have been seen as fair and unbiased only if 'there was a neutral person of eminence in the committee that carried out the probe.'

published on : 7th May 2019

NCW chief Rekha Sharma​ to hold walk-in meetings with women abandoned by NRI husbands

Rekha Sharma said the meetings would be held every Monday from 3-4 pm to hear the grievances of the complainants who are suffering in cases of NRI marriages.

published on : 23rd April 2019

NCW chief to meet Jadavpur University VC to discuss misogynistic comments of professor

The professor had written a post on Facebook on the virginity of women which he deleted later.

published on : 15th January 2019

Law against sexual harassment at workplace inadequate: NCW Chairperson Rekha Sharma

The Commission chief Rekha Sharma admitted that compared to the outrage on the social media, the number of cases registered so far is low.

published on : 1st November 2018

'Harassed women have to take the first step'

However, she insists that the reluctance of the victims to approach the NCW is by no means a reflection on the commission.

published on : 21st October 2018

Hadiya’s case not Love Jihad as no love existed in the marriage, says NCW chairperson

The National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson incharge Rekha Sharma on Monday said Hadiya’s case was not a ‘Love Jihad’ incident, but forced conversion. 

published on : 7th November 2017