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Helpline for women should have call-back facility: HC

The court also asked the government to involve NGOs, filmmakers and popular personalities to spread awareness.

Gaps in functioning of women's distress helpline: Delhi govt

According to a recent analysis, almost 50 per cent of calls recorded were "blank and irrelevant" in November.


Delhi govt to revamp women's distress helpline 181

The manpower and infrastructure are insufficient to handle the large number of calls that it receives.

Painful neighbours to labour pains, women’s helpline is all ears

Commission for Women, which runs 4 helplines, says it gets calls unrelated to abuse, but never turns a caller down.

Police, biz school join hands for safer Gurgaon

Project ‘Shakti’ would deal with data relating to the women’s helpline in Gurgaon (1091).

Akhilesh Yadav calls review meeting over women helpline, bats for martial arts training for girls

The 1090 helpline was inaugurated by Akhilesh in November 2012, and is managed by Women police personnel.


Woman guard in compartments, helpline among panel suggestions

All zonal railways have been recently instructed by the Railway Board to assess and provide separate counters for women commuters.

‘As a commission, we have teeth but we are a recommendatory body without executive or prosecution powers’

Susieben Shah talks about the various limitations in the functioning of the body and its plan of action for effectively dealing with cases of atrocities against women.

Not allowed to enter home,woman makes distress call

The woman had gone to her in-laws’ house and was allegedly pushed by her father-in-law and domestic help.

Park Street rape victim embarks on new journey with job

The 37-year-old single mother is now empowering survivors like her through a helpline.