Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar presided over the meeting of Committee on Safety and Security of Women and Girl Children at BRKR Bhavan today. The Committee was constituted as per the instructions of Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao.
The Women Officers explained various issues faced by Women and proposed certain actions for addressing them. They also recommended forming certain Sub-Committee to focus on specific areas such safety of women at the home, workplace, travel etc., The Chief Secretary agreed to the same and asked them to come up with their recommendations.
Secretary to CM Smt Smita Sabharwal, Secretary SC Development Smt Yogita Rana, Secretary Tribal Welfare Smt Christina Z Chongthu, Commissioner Family Welfare Smt Karuna, Secretary Women & Child Welfare Smt Divya, OSD to CM Smt Priyanka Verghese and DCP Sumathi attended the meeting.