PENN Trust conducted a Workshop on Law and Police Support Systems for Women at Guru Nanak College on 25th Nov commemorating the ‘ International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women.
Mrs Pushkala , advocate , spoke very well on safety of female ( from pre natal stage to adulthood and post marriage ) on various law available on the subject. Communication was simple and straightforward.
Mr Vannia Perumal , IPS , ADGP – Crimes against Women & Children , Govt of Tamil Nadu, spoke about the support systems being provided by the police ( from Kavalan app to various helplines , their response ) and mechanisms to avoid / overcome challenges being faced by women (e.g., stalking / cyber crimes). He spoke about the counseling sessions being done by the Tamil Nadu Police in this regard and assured to do more to improve safety for women & children. It was a simple and straight forward speech, well received by the audience .
Both sessions were enriching, going by the enthusiastic response from students.