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Coronavirus Outbreak: Rights groups demand immediate social security measures for women, labourers
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Rights groups demand immediate social security measures for women, labourers

Women's rights groups urged Narendra Modi to provide an immediate cover of social security measures for urban and rural women in view of lockdown to combat coronavirus

Delhi Assembly polls: Women’s groups write to Narendra Modi over 'hate speeches' by BJP leaders, say party is ‘using fear of rape as campaign message’
India

Delhi Assembly polls: Women’s groups write to Narendra Modi over 'hate speeches' by BJP leaders, say party is ‘using fear of rape as campaign message’

More than 170 activists and women's groups on Monday sent an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing "horror" over the alleged hate speeches made by BJP leaders and accused them of using "fear of rape as a campaign message" during the ongoing Delhi poll rallies.

'Restore Article 370, 35A in Jammu and Kashmir, withdraw army, paramilitary forces': 5-member women's group will submit demands to Amit Shah
India

'Restore Article 370, 35A in Jammu and Kashmir, withdraw army, paramilitary forces': 5-member women's group will submit demands to Amit Shah

The 5-member fact-finding team visited districts of Shopian, Pulwama and Bandipora and raised concerns over alleged human rights violations in Kashmir and demanded that Article 370 be restored

Beed: High hysterectomy rate among sugarcane cutters signals unethical medical practices, poor work conditions
India

Beed: High hysterectomy rate among sugarcane cutters signals unethical medical practices, poor work conditions

Contractors who get these workers to cut cane, often urged the women to go in for the surgery so that they stop menstruating and it makes their lives easier, and they can work uninterrupted, among other reasons. Many of the women regretted having their uterus removed but felt they had little choice.