exploitation of women

NHRC Issues Notices To 6 States Over Prevalent ‘Devadasi’ System

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday took cognisance of media reports on the rampant ‘Devadasi’ system and issued notices to the Centre and six states seeking a detailed action report on “the continued menace of Devadasi system. Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Maharashtra are the states which have received these […]