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DLSA Reasi holds awareness program on legal protection against Sexual Harassment at Work Places

REASI, DECEMBER 07: District Legal Services Authority Reasi, under the supervision and guidance of its Chairman R.N. Watal, today organized an Awareness Program on the topic of “Sexual Harassment at Work Places” at District Court Complex which was attended by the staff members and women Litigants.

Rekha Kapoor Nischal, Secretary Legal Services Authority Reasi, and Advocate Rashi Baru Standing Counsel District Reasi who are also the Presiding Officer and one of the members of Gender Sensitization and Internal Complaint Committee (GLSCC) respectively for District Reasi spoke on the occasion. The objective of organizing this program was to sensitize the participants about What is Sexual Harassment at workplaces, and how a Victim of this Sexual Harassment can prefer a Complaint before the GLSCC Reasi and What is the redressal mechanism for the same in terms of Gender Sensitization & Sexual Harassment of Women at the High Court and Subordinate Courts, of Jammu & Kashmir (Prevention, Prohibition & Redressal) Regulations,2016. The program was attended by women Advocates, staff members and litigants, and also female PLVs.