WCD Min seeks transfer of Chowdhury over harassment charges

Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath has written to Prime Minister`s Office seeking transfer of Secretary Nita Chowdhury in the wake of allegations of workplace harassment against her that allegedly drove a senior woman officer to slit her wrists, official sources said.

Govt seeks ministries’ views over anti-dowry law

The amendment bill was drafted taking into account the recommendations of the National Commission for Women (NCW).