AIDWAAll India Democratic Women's Association
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Now Andhra Pradesh women associations and AIDWA are demanding not only lodging of FIR, but also immediate arrest of the film-maker.
The AIDWA statement said that besides issuing a notice to Dev, "it is also essential to issue a public warning to all political parties and candidates to desist from making sexist and misogynist statements and that any such statement will constitute a violation of the code of conduct.
The AIDWA said: "It is most unfortunate that the Planning Commission is actually proposing to undermine existing legal safeguards, by making this preposterous proposal that will only encourage the virtual abandonment of a large number of girl children.
AIDWA general secretary Sudha Sundararaman said: "Savita had developed severe back pain in her 17 week of pregnancy and suspecting a miscarriage, sought medical termination of the foetus to save her life.
Demanding expulsion of TMC leader from the parliament, AIDWA General Secretary Jagmati Sangwan said individuals like Pal do not deserve to hold responsible posts representing the people of the country.
State AIDWA president Jagwati Sangwan stated that the state had witnessed 17 rapes in one month.
Janakiammal to start the AIDWA, and was chosen its organizer.
CITU (Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU), AIDWA (All India Democratic Women Association) and the Left parties are maligning us.
The movie is clearly obscene," AIDWA state president T.
On Friday, members of the CPM women's wing AIDWA marched towards Haryana Bhavan in Delhi and submitted a memorandum to the Haryana government demanding Kanda's immediate arrest and the attachment of his property.
It is also against the 1997 Supreme Court guidelines on sexual harassment," says Supreme Court lawyer and AIDWA legal convener Kirti Singh.
Sudha Sundaraman of AIDWA said: " Women's groups had for long been demanding that the definition of rape be expanded to include other kinds of penetration apart from penile penetration.