The CNDH expresses serious concern about incidents of sexual assault, issues a notice to the Center, he says
NEW DELHI: On Monday, the National Human Rights Commission expressed serious concerns about the growing incidents of sexual assault and issued notifications to the Center and to all states and UTs, seeking reports on the standard operating procedure to deal with such cases and use of the.
The Commission has observed that the world's largest democracy, which has adopted the longest written constitution and has a rich cultural heritage of gender equality, is being criticized today for having the most insecure environment for women.
In a statement, he expressed serious concern about the growing incidents of sexual assault and, taking into account suo motu media reports on this matter today, issued notices to the Center, the States and the UT requesting reports on PCOS to deal with such cases and the use of Nirbhaya Fund.
The Commission has noted that there is a great need for all interested parties to come together to work together to get rid of sexual violence against women.