Maha govt sets-up committee for strict implementation of PCPNDT Act

With the new committee in place, the government hopes to implement the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act more efficiently in the state

Maha govt sets-up committee for strict implementation of PCPNDT ActThe Maharashtra government has set up a committee to take proper measures to implement the PCPNDT Act in the state The president of the Maharashtra Women Commission will be the chairman of the committee. The committee will have 15 members The committee will check the sonography and the genetic counselling centres. And if the committee […]

Maha: Soon, sanitary napkin vending machine to be installed in women jails

The Maharashtra Women's Commission says, within a month's time, they will install sanitary napkin vending machines in jails at Byculla, Thane, Kalyan, Pune, Amaravati, Aurangabad and Chandrapur

Maha: Soon, sanitary napkin vending machine to be installed in women jailsThe Maharashtra Women Commission will soon install sanitary napkin vending machines in nine jails, where women prisoners are undergoing the sentence. To make sure that the women prisoners have good hygiene, the Women Commission has taken this decision to install the vending machines and the incinerators. After the inspection of hygiene standards inside the jails, […]

Cybercrime: Maharashtra Women Commission forms special committee for women

The Internet has helped connect people across continents and bring them close, it provides access to information at the click of a button and also made life easier in the digital ear. But, at times even the Internet can have a dark side

Cybercrime: Maharashtra Women Commission forms special committee for womenTo tackle the rising cases cybercrime in Maharashtra, especially cybercrime targeting women; the Maharashtra State Woman Commission has formed a Cybercrime Committee. In its first meeting held on Thursday, May 09, it was decided that a Cyber Cell in the commission would be formed to help women victims of cybercrime. A report will be made […]