Tag: Gender Based Violence

Odisha issues response SOP for gender based violence

Bhubaneswar: With an aim to curb gender based violence, the Odisha government today issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for coordinated response in violence like rape, sexual assault, domestic violence and ‘dowry related violence etc. committed against women and girls. The SOP issued by the Health department defines the scope of the health infrastructure in initiating […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Odisha prepares SOP to curb gender-based violence

Bhubaneswar: In order to curb the rising gender-based violence in the state, the Odisha government has prepared a draft Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) to deal with such cases, official sources said today. The draft SOP was taken for discussion at a high level meeting chaired by Development Commissioner R Balakrishnan here. “We have already prepared […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Pandemic Impact: Odisha Records 7 Rapes Every Day During COVID-19 Lockdown Period!

Bhubaneswar: Notwithstanding the COVID lockdown, all sort of police bandobust, major restrictions like night curfew in the State since March -June this year, the rape count in Odisha didn’t show any pandemic let up signs. Rather it touched a new high during the first six months of this pandemic year. The rapes this year have […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021