Swati Maliwal

Delhi minor girl rape: Why is there no discussion on women's safety in country, asks Maliwal

The minor was sexually assaulted by a 34-year-old man in her neigbourhood in the Trilokpuri area on Wednesday, police said.

published on : 12th August 2021

DCW chief Swati Maliwal welcomes ban on massage by opposite gender at Delhi spas

Delhi Commission For Women chief had earlier flagged irregularities and sexual abuse at spa and massage centres, following which a task force was set up to review her report and take action on it.

published on : 3rd August 2021

FIR for harassing group of Darjeeling women near Delhi's Hauz Khas Village eatery

The 30-year-old complainant and three of her friends had gone to a restaurant/bar and were waiting outside for a cab when the men allegedly propositioned them. 

published on : 22nd July 2021

DCW seeks FIR against woman who uploaded video of 'vulgar dance' with son on social media

The video was posted on Instagram reels from an account that has more than 1.60 lakh followers.

published on : 20th 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

Delhi Commission For Women chief Swati Maliwal gets another three-year term

The panel's term is for three years and this will be Maliwal's third stint, according to a DCW official.

published on : 6th July 2021

Why no woman minister in Delhi? BJP questions Swati Maliwal

Departing from the practice, CM Kejriwal has not appointed any woman minister in the last six years,” said the BJP leader.  

published on : 19th March 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

Kathua, Unnao rape cases: DCW chief Swati Maliwal starts indefinite hunger strike

Maliwal today started an indefinite hunger strike demanding the government to take concrete actions to curb sexual crimes against women.

published on : 14th April 2018

Unnao, Kathua rape case: DCW chief on indefinite hunger strike at Rajghat

Swati Maliwal on Friday started her indefinite hunger strike at Rajghat against Unnao and Kathua rape incidents demanding capital punishment to rapists.

published on : 13th April 2018