DCW

Obscene remarks against Muslim women on Clubhouse app, DCW seeks FIR

On Monday, a video of a Clubhouse conversation on the topic 'Muslim gals are more beautiful than hindu gals' went viral on social media.

published on : 19th January 2022

DCW chief Swati Maliwal contracts COVID, says 'feeling terribly ill'

Delhi Commission for Women Chief Swati Maliwal said she has tested positive for coronavirus and is feeling 'terribly ill'.

published on : 8th January 2022

Delhi girl issued registration number comprising letters 'SEX', DCW sends notice to Transport Department

The DCW has asked the department to mention in its reply the total number of vehicles that have been registered under the new series.

published on : 4th December 2021

Withdraw Kangana Ranaut's Padma Shri: DCW chief Swati Maliwal writes to President Ram Nath Kovind

Swati Maliwal said Kangana Ranaut had made certain outrageous statements disgracing the great freedom fighters of the country.

published on : 14th November 2021

Girl molested and kept captive by Delhi auto driver, rescued

The wife of the auto driver saw everything and one day helped her in contacting a friend of hers. He used to torture his wife as she objected to holding the minor captive.

published on : 14th November 2021

Delhi Commission For Women seeks police report on acid attack victim

The Commission has also asked the police to trace the location from where the acid was bought and the action taken against the seller,” the statement read. 

published on : 11th November 2021

Supreme Court asks DCW to apprise about providing relief to woman alleging sexual assault by father

Supreme Court asked the Delhi Police to inform whether it has any objection to taking over the investigation in the case which was transferred to Ambala.

published on : 24th September 2021

DCW seeks report over sexual assault of six-year-old girl in east Delhi

DCW chief Swati Maliwal lamented that there is no discussion on women’s safety in the country after the incident which happened in Trilokpuri. 

published on : 13th August 2021

DCW seeks info on stalking cases

The Delhi Commission for Women has issued a notice to the Delhi Police seeking details about the steps it took to reduce cases of stalking, observing that such cases are on the rise in the city.

published on : 17th July 2021

DCW recommends gated toilets, better facilities for women in Tihar Jail 

As many as 276 women are lodged in Tihar out of which 240 are undertrials and 35 have been convicted by court, a statement from the DCW said.

published on : 13th July 2021

DCW seeks action after app misuses Muslim women’s pics

“The DCW has taken suo-moto cognisance on media report of uploading of pictures of many girls on the internet using a platform namely GitHub.

published on : 8th July 2021

DCW issues notice to Delhi Police, seeks report over photos of Muslim women uploaded on app

As per media reports, the app came to light when people started sharing their pictures with the term 'Sulli deal of the day' on Twitter, the panel said.

published on : 7th July 2021

Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal backs actress Tanushree Dutta

Taking to the micro-blogging site, Twitter, the Commission chief said, "TanushreeDutta revelations are disturbing to say the least.

published on : 29th September 2018

DCW chief Swati Maliwal ends hunger strike; terms ordinance a 'historic' victory

The DCW chief, however, said that it was not the end of the fight and if the government would not be able to implement the law in three months, she would fight again.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Activists urge DCW chief Swati Maliwal to reconsider demand for death penalty for rape of minors

The activists demanded that focus remains on ensuring the certainty and swiftness of punishment rather than the severity of punishment.

published on : 21st April 2018
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