PREPARED BY-SHALINI CHAURASIAAmity Institute of Biotechnology
Janani Janmabhumishcha swargadapi gariyasistriyashcharitam deva na janati kuto manushyaha
Women is the companion of man gifted with equal rights, mental abilities. She has the right offreedom, equality as that of her male counterpart.Then why in today’s world she doesn’t feel safe and secured? WHY?
Various crimes against women include-• Rape• Sexual Harrasement• Domestic violence• Female foeticide• Dowry• Trafficking• Economic abuse• Child marriage
Impact of such crimes-• Behavioural and Physical Health Problems• Suicide• Depression and other Mental problems• Addiction of Drugs and Alcohols• Loneliness• Lack of trust on closed ones• Fear
• Decreased Morale and work performance• Having to relocate to other place• Feeling of humiliation• Change of outlook towards life• Unwanted Pregnancy• Low self esteem• Prostitution
Safety Measures • Installation of CCTV Cameras in public places • Avoiding going to lonely places at night • Appointment of more female police officers • Self defense techniques (marshal arts, pepper spray) • Seek help from assitance numbers when in danger