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Himachal CM launches handbook on women safety

IANS  |  Shimla 

To empower womenfolk, on Wednesday released a handbook on women safety here.

Releasing the handbook titled 'Mahila Suraksha', he reiterated the commitment of his government to providing security and protection to women.

Brought out by the Shimla administration, the booklet talks about measures required for personal safety and safeguards regarding crimes, including sexual harassment at workplace. It also contains and helpline numbers.

The said the efforts of the district administration for bringing out a handbook in Braille in both English and Hindi would help the visually impaired.

said the handbook would go a long way in creating awareness amongst the women about their rights and safety.



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First Published: Wed, March 14 2018. 15:20 IST