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Delhi: 1000 litre acid seized, 100 traders penalised with fine worth Rs 7 lakh, says DCW

The drive, which led to seizure of over 1000 litres of concentrated acid, was launched ten days ago, with a joint team of the Delhi government and city police officers raiding over 100 shops and establishments, the DCW statement said.

Delhi: Swati Maliwal shares child rape video, deletes it later and apologises

Randhawa said the notice had not been received yet. Additional PRO of the Delhi Police Anil Mittal said, “We have found that the video is not from Delhi.”


Visiting rape victim, CM Arvind Kejriwal stresses on need for death penalty

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal promised to provide “the best lawyers�� to fight the case “to ensure death penalty” to the accused.

#MeToo campaign: DCW chief Swati Maliwal writes to PM Modi asking him to remove MJ Akbar 

Swati Maliwal said she has also appealed to the Prime Minister to set up fast track courts in country, increase police resources and fix responsibility of police so that faith of women can be restored in the system.

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The Supreme Court has ruled that the 158-year-old Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code that made adultery a punishable offence only for men, no longer applies

SC verdict on adultery gives license to married couples to have illegitimate relationships: Swati Maliwal

"I think this is just going to add pain to the women in our country and I don't agree with it," said the DCW Chairperson.


He needs to control his anger: Maliwal on husband’s rape remark

On Tuesday, Naveen Jaihind criticised the Haryana government’s offer of Rs 2 lakh for the Rewari gangrape victim, which her family turned down.

Eight-year-old raped near Delhi park, accused nabbed using CCTV footage

DCW chief Swati Maliwal visited the girl at AIIMS and raised questions on the handling of the case. “Once again there has been a brutal rape in the capital. I cannot describe what kind of condition she is in,” she said.

Muzaffarpur shelter abuse case: Wouldn't you have taken action if any of the victims was your daughter, DCW chief asks Nitish

Muzaffarpur shelter abuse case: Swati Maliwal asked Nitish Kumar what steps are being taken by the Bihar government in the interest of the girls of the shelter home.

Delhi Commission for Women rescues 16 women set to be trafficked abroad

While no one has been arrested yet, a senior police officer said, “An FIR has been registered at Vasant Vihar police station against unknown persons, and investigations are on.”

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Rape Roko Campaign: People gather to protest against increasing rape cases in Delhi

Thousands of people Thursday formed a human chain around Central Park in Delhi's Connaught Place area to protest the increasing number of rape cases and raise awareness about the issue, the Delhi Commission of Women said.

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Women activists welcome SC order on chemical castration

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Lawyer Abha Singh on Monday said that chemical castration should be implemented against serial child rapists. Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal said the Supreme Courts' petition is welcomed as the crime rate against children is increasing every day. Congress leader Shobha Oza called for strict punishment against the pedophiles. The Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Parliament to discuss a petition filed by lawyer Mahalaxmi Pavani against offenders, who commit heinous crimes against infants.

Kejriwal Vs Jung: Now It's Swati Maliwal's Appointment As DCW Chief

In yet another stand off between the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and the Delhi government, the former has declared the appointment of Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal ‘ultravires’ and ‘infructuous’. The Lt Governor has written to the chief secretary and principal secretary demanding explanation as to why the said notification has been issued […]