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Probe blows lid off women shelter homes: ‘congested jails, mentally ill rolling on floor’

With the probe revealing “gross violations” in 25 of the 26 homes that were inspected on a random basis in Karnataka, UP, West Bengal and Odisha — many were functioning as working women’s hostels — the NCW will soon extend the enquiry to all 500 such homes across the country.

Sexual harassment in AIR: Will set up inquiry panel, says NCW chief

Sharma said the review of past cases and discussions with officials in the matter shows that the Air has been a “hub of sexual harassment at workplace”.

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Harassment at workplace: NCW to hold stakeholder consultations to review law

NCW officials admit that the present law is flawed and not equipped to deal with the nature of sexual harassment complaints that have come to the fore recently, in most cases after a considerable time lapse.

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