Ministry of Women and Child Development

Strong laws needed to curb fraudulent NRI marriages

Strong laws needed to curb fraudulent NRI marriages

July 27, 2019

According to the Ministry of External Affairs, as many as 4,698 complaints were lodged by Indian women deserted by their NRI husbands in the last three and half years.

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ReUnite – An app launched to track missing children

ReUnite – An app launched to track missing children

July 11, 2018

Thousands of children go missing in India every year. According to the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India, about 2, 50,000 children have been registered as missing from 2012 to 2017. Tracking those children and rescuing them has always been a challenging...

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Authorities in India to discourage obscenity against women on social media

Authorities in India to discourage obscenity against women on social media

August 25, 2016

Witnessing increasing emotional abuse against women on social media platforms, the Ministry of Women and Child Development in India is all set to launch a social campaign to discourage people from using obscene words for women.

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