India Intelligence Report

SC Cracks Whip on Sexual Harrassment


The Supreme Court has asked all Indian states and Union Territories to abide by its 1997 ruling on sexual harassment at the workplace. Following numerous letter from non-government organizations (NGOs), the SC has asked all states to create department-level committees vectored under the Secretary of Women and Child Welfare Development to handle such complaints. It demanded all states send back a compliance report back within 8 weeks.

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