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Will work non-stop to ensure death penalty to child rapists: DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal

The DCW in a statement said the panel had been urging the Centre for the last two years to set up a high-level committee on the issue.

Published: 07th November 2017 09:58 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th November 2017 11:40 PM   |  A+A-

DCW chairman Swati Maliwal (File | PTI)

By PTI

MALIWAL, NEW DELHI: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal today resolved to work non-stop till November 14 to ensure death penalty to child rapists within six months.

Maliwal said she has appealed to the Union home minister, Delhi chief minister, lieutenant governor and police commissioner to hold a meeting before Children's Day to prepare a plan for the same.

The DCW in a statement said the panel had been urging the Centre for the last two years to set up a high-level committee on the issue.

"Despite dozens of letters and meetings, it has not been done," she rued.


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