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 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.
The protesters, who had gathered under the aegis of AIDWA
, YWCA and JNUSU among others, started their march from Rajpath, reached Vijay Chowk, went past security barricades erected at the entrance of Raisina Hill and moved towards Rashtrapati Bhavan and South and North Blocks.
So, we are attacking on three levels- on the society, who does not treat women as equals; secondly the police, who have failed in their duty and third the courts which have not taken fast track action and instead of implementing the laws properly, the accused are left out on bail," said Jyotsna Chatterjee, an AIDWA
Neetu had shown us her husband's threatening phone calls and text messages warning her that he would have her deported," said Kiran Moghe, president of Maharashtra unit of AIDWA