NCW Seeks Action Against Girl Candidates' Sleeves Being Sliced Outside Exam Centre in Rajasthan

Asia's Tech News Daily

NCW Seeks Action Against Girl Candidates' Sleeves Being Sliced Outside Exam Centre in Rajasthan
© Priyanka | India.com News Desk The incident occurred at an exam centre in Rajasthan’s Bikaner. (Image credit: Twitter)

Jaipur: The National Commission for Women (NCW), while taking cognizance of a shameful incident wherein a male guard reportedly cut down the sleeves of a top worn by a woman candidate outside an examination centre in Rajasthan’s Bikaner, has said it is “utterly humiliating” to make women go through such harassment and sought action from the state government. The commission has sought an explanation as to why no female guard was deputed to search women candidates at the centre for Rajasthan Administrative Services exam.

The NCW said it has come across an outrageous media post wherein a male security guard can be seen cutting the sleeves of a top worn by a female candidate outside an examination centre. “The National Commission for Women is appalled at the reported incident. It is utterly humiliating to make women go through such harassment and NCW strongly condemns the shameful incident. The Commission has taken suo motu cognisance in the matter,” it said in a statement.

A copy of the letter has also been sent to Chairman, Rajasthan Public Service Commission. The action taken in the matter has to be apprised to the Commission at the earliest.

— NCW (@NCWIndia) October 28, 2021

The NCW chairperson Rekha Sharma has written to the state Chief Secretary seeking strict action against those responsible for violating the rights of women to live with dignity, the statement added. “A copy of the letter has also been sent to Chairman, Rajasthan Public Service Commission. The action taken in the matter has to be apprised to the Commission at the earliest,” it said.

(With inputs from PTI)

Internet Explorer Channel Network
Asia's Tech News Daily
News Related

OTHER NEWS

‘They can't silence us': the female lawyers defending Colombia's environment

Legal team faces daily threats as it works to protect displaced families from landowners, ecosystems from mining and indigenous groups from oil companies Julia Figueroa never leaves her house without ... Read more »

Don't invite more than 5 guests to your Christmas party, says minister

© Provided by Daily Mail MailOnline logo When will they make their minds up? Ministers and their muddled advice on Christmas parties Prime Minister Boris Johnson: Don’t cancel your Christmas ... Read more »

Travel news – live: France demands Covid tests from Brits as global restrictions expected to continue in 2022

LIVE – Updated at 09:27 © Getty Images/iStockphoto France is the latest country to tighten its entry requirements France is the latest country to announce it is tightening entry requirements ... Read more »

‘Defeats a good thing for All Blacks' – Damian McKenzie

© PA Images Italy v All Blacks – 2021 Autumn Nations Series New Zealand back Damian McKenzie insists that they will learn from their disappointing losses in the Autumn Nations ... Read more »

Amber Gibson: Man, 19, arrested over death of 16-year-old girl

Police investigating the death of a 16-year-old girl whose body was found in a park have arrested a 19-year-old man. © Lucinda Cameron/PA Police investigating the death of 16-year-old Amber ... Read more »

Voices: We can break the cycle of bad debt by giving children a financial education

The past few years have seen unprecedented amounts of financial pressure piled on young people. The pandemic and lockdown meant lost job opportunities, lost part-time incomes and more competition for entry-level ... Read more »

SA's relations with Nigeria on a positive trajectory - Ramaphosa

© @PresidencyZA/Twitter President Cyril Ramaphosa (left) meets with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (right) during his state visit to the West African country on 1 December 2021. ABUJA – President Cyril ... Read more »

‘We'll have a Zoom party': Minister causes more Christmas confusion

Christmas party advice from the Government was plunged into chaos on Thursday when a minister said his department would not be holding a big gathering and his parliamentary team was ... Read more »

Property sellers could be slapped with eight percent extra tax - HMRC sends out letters

They claim that some sellers may have declared their Capital Gains Tax (CGT) incorrectly and will be asking them to double check their tax. Accountancy company BDO said people who ... Read more »

Leigh-Anne Pinnock shares breastfeeding photo from Boxing Day premiere as she celebrates film debut

© Getty Images Singer and actor Leigh-Anne Pinnock with her fiance, Andre Gray – Getty Images Leigh-Anne Pinnock has shared a number of photos from the premiere of her debut ... Read more »

‘Miss the sun!' Expats share the worst parts of life in ‘too expensive' London

The InterNations Expat City Ranking rated 57 cities around the globe using several major expat factors. The survey looked at quality of life, the cost of housing, how easy it ... Read more »

‘Get out of an abusive relationship': detective advises survivors of GBV

© Provided by Times Live This is as the country observes the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women & Children Campaign. “The first time you may be ... Read more »

Win tickets to Crypto University's course in 'Gettting to grips with Crypto'

© Provided by Independent Online (IOL) Crypto University is offering a free blockchain introductory course for beginners who are interested in crypto currencies (and quite honestly we should all get ... Read more »

KZN Health MEC welcomes cancellation of Ballito Rage festival

© Provided by Mercury Durban – KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Nomagugu Simelane has welcomed the cancellation of this year’s Ballito Rage festival. She said no potential super-spreader event that could lead ... Read more »

Arrested development: the unfinished church dividing Kosovo

© Armend NIMANI Some Kosovars think the unfinished church in Pristina is a reminder of Kosovo’s bloody past At first glance, the half-built Orthodox church in the heart of Kosovo’s ... Read more »

23 people hurt in bus crash outside Dobsonville

© @ER24EMS/Twitter Twenty-three people have been hurt in a bus crash on the M77 outside Dobsonville on 2 December 2021. JOHANNESBURG – Twenty-three people have been hurt in a bus ... Read more »

RECIPES: 3 Christmas dinner sides you need to try

© Provided by Independent Online (IOL) When it comes to Christmas dinner, it’s not always about the roast, sometimes it’s all the delectable sides coming together that really make the ... Read more »

How Art Has Helped Me Express Myself As A Woman With Down's Syndrome

© Provided by Refinery29 As a 36-year-old who was born with Down’s Syndrome, it was always hard for me to talk about how I felt while growing up in Melbourne. ... Read more »

Government to hold Vooma Vaccination week campaign

© Provided by eNCA JOHANNESBURG – The Health Department will hold a Vooma Vaccination week from Friday until 10 December. It’s part of efforts to mitigate the impact of the ... Read more »

Avoid a January cash crunch and spend wisely this December, debt counsellors advise

© Provided by SowetanLive Though December spending can be carefree and tempting, consumers are reminded to be mindful of debt as they might need to stretch their salaries until January. ... Read more »

How Ralf Rangnick fared against Klopp, Tuchel and Rodgers

© PA Images Ralf-Rangnick-Jurgen-Klopp-2011 New Man Utd boss Ralf Rangnick has an impressive record against Jurgen Klopp. But Thomas Tuchel appears to have mastered his mentor. Here’s how Rangnick has ... Read more »

City urges teens to celebrate responsibly ahead of post matric exam parties

© Provided by CapeTalk Most grade 12s finish writing their final exams this week City officials are bracing themselves for the post-matric exam celebrations at beaches and other public spaces ... Read more »

Plett Rage to continue despite cancellation of Ballito event due to COVID

© @PlettRageOffici/Twitter A Plett Rage party well under way. CAPE TOWN – The Ballito Rage festival may have been cancelled after the detection of COVID-19 infections but the one in ... Read more »

Dubai How will the city look in the future?

© Provided by Khaleej Times The future… Remember , the UAE’s first post-apocalyptic science fiction short film, which was directed by S.A. Zaidi, produced by Ghanem Ghubash and released in ... Read more »

Dakota Johnson gave Olivia Colman her first tattoo

© Bang Showbiz Dakota Johnson gave Olivia Colman a tattoo Dakota Johnson gave Olivia Colman her first tattoo. The cast of ‘The Lost Daughter’ enjoyed regular dance parties and one ... Read more »

George Michael revealed as secret Christmas lights benefactor after death

© Getty Images George Michael died on Christmas Day in 2016 George Michael has continued to light up the neighbourhood of Highgate after his death. The musician – who rose ... Read more »

An action-packed F1 weekend at the 2021 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix

© Motivate Publishing F1 Jeddah Corniche circuit Get up to speed with the inaugural Saudi Arabian Grand Prix happening from December 3 to 5… The first-ever race weekend is upon ... Read more »

Guru ‘tidak sihat' dibenar mengajar sebelum disahkan Covid? soal ibu pelajar Seri Puteri

© Provided by Free Malaysia Today Menteri Pendidikan Radzi meninjau perkembangan kes positif Covid-19 di Sekolah Seri Puteri Cyberjaya semalam. Seorang ibu hari ini mendakwa guru yang dilaporkan pencetus wabak ... Read more »

New antibody treatment that makers claim can tackle omicron approved by UK regulator

© David Davies/PA New antibody treatment which makers claim can tackle omicron approved by UK regulator – David Davies/PA A drug treatment which, the makers say, works against the new ... Read more »

Kerjasama UMK dan Kumpulan EMKAY tubuh Rainforest Research Centre

GERIK – Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK) dengan kerjasama Kumpulan EMKAY menubuhkan UMK Rainforest Research Centre dalam usaha memantapkan lagi kegiatan pembelajaran lapangan, penyelidikan dan mempromosikan keunikan kawasan hutan hujan tropika ... Read more »

Nissan Note e-Power!

© The Independent Singapore © The Independent Singapore Like all manufacturers, Nissan’s aim is to have carbon neutrality across all its products by 2050, with an important step to electrify ... Read more »

Israel's top court rejects petition against Omicron phone tracking

© Reuters/Ronen Zvulun FILE PHOTO: A passenger arrives at a terminal at Ben Gurion international airport JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a petition by rights groups ... Read more »

5 negara yang mempunyai populasi paling kecil di dunia

Di Malaysia, negeri paling kurang populasi pastinya negeri Perlis sehingga ada gurauan daripada netizen bahawa negeri perlis hanya ada dua atau tiga orang saja. Namun tahukah anda sebenarnya Perlis mempunyai ... Read more »

Team Afgan and Team Isyana kick off AXN Ultimate Challenge Indonesia in Labuan Bajo

The first two episodes ofAXN Ultimate Challenge Indonesiathat aired last week presented a suspenseful, fun drama. The episodes began with a competition where singer Afgansyah Reza, aka Afgan, challenges Isyana ... Read more »

K-pop boyband BTS members cash out $8.5 million worth of shares in their management agency, Hybe

© The Chosunilbo JNS K-pop band BTS. The Chosunilbo JNS Hybe founder and chairman Bang Si-hyuk gifted company shares to all 7 BTS members before it went public.  Share prices ... Read more »

KL dah macam London, jalan, bangunan baharu semua nama Inggeris, kata Nazri

© Provided by Free Malaysia Today Nazri Aziz bertanya kepada Kementerian Wilayah Persekutuan mengapa Bangsar South tidak boleh dinamakan semula sebagai Bangsar Selatan. (Gambar Bernama) KUALA LUMPUR: Ahli Parlimen Umno ... Read more »

Jonshel Alexander, Child Actor in ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild,' Dies at 22

© Provided by TheWrap Jonshel Alexander Dies at 22 Jonshel Alexander, a former child actor best known for her supporting role in 2012’s “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” died Nov. ... Read more »

Lebih baik beri hadiah kepada pemain daripada umum cuti, Kok beritahu Shahidan

© Provided by Free Malaysia Today Teresa Kok berkata, beliau bersetuju jika Menteri Wilayah Persekutuan, Shahidan Kassim memberi ganjaran kepada pemain selepas berpuluh tahun tidak memenangi Piala Malaysia. KUALA LUMPUR: ... Read more »

Lebih 3,000 rakyat Kedah hijrah ke P Pinang setiap tahun, kata Ramasamy

© Provided by Free Malaysia Today Bilangan rakyat Kedah yang berhijrah ke Pulau Pinang tidak termasuk mereka yang berulang-alik ke tempat kerja setiap hari, kata P Ramasamy. (Gambar Bernama) GEORGE ... Read more »

Marketmind: Vol takes a toll

© Reuters/SHANNON STAPLETON FILE PHOTO: A street sign, Wall Street, is seen outside New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, New York A look at the day ahead ... Read more »
On free-english-test.com you will find lots of free English exam practice materials to help you improve your English skills: grammar, listening, reading, writing, ielts, toeic