Female drop out
percentage at secondary
10 million girls are killed
in 20 years
Difference in wages of
men and women in some
30% women face
rate for females:25.51%
8233 women killed in
2012 for dowry.
50 million women
missing due to
21,397 rape cases
occur every year
India :4th most dangerous
nation for women
70% women face domestic
43.7% of crimes against
Women are cases of
•Every minute a crime against women occurs.
•Every 23 minute a woman is molested.
•Every 34 minute a woman is raped.
•Every 42 minute a woman is sexually harassed.
•Every 93 minute a woman is burnt to death over
WHY DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN
•Traditional attitude towards women
•Patriarchal structure of household
•Lack of moral education
•Poor and unscientific investigation of crimes against
•Lack of proper awareness among people
What can be the silver lining
•Creation of awareness about their rights
•Elimination of discrimination against girl child by
• self protection methods
•Reignite India's core values & traditions that
respect women by nationwide campaign
• Strict enforcement of relevant legal provisions