|
|
|
|
|
20th Zulqada 1435 | Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014
Education and Career

Women's college to introduce course on women's right

Wednesday, 16 January 2013
Comments(0)
Jamshedpur, January 16:

A women's college here today decided to introduce a course on women's right to make the students aware of their fundamental rights and laws meant to safeguard their interest after the Delhi gangrape case.

A decision in this regard was taken at the Academic Council meeting of Jamshedpur Women's College (JWC), a
constituent autonomous college under Kolhan university said the college principal Shukla Mohanty.

Mohanty said the Women’s right course will be part of compulsory paper of General studies and Environment for all
streams of final year students of the graduation course.

Of the total 100-mark compulsory paper, she said the 20-mark questions on Women’s right and law will be given and
it will mandatory to answer by the final year students.

The Principal said S P Singh, Registrar of Chanakya National Law University, Patna, has been authorized to
finalize the course, which will be introduced for the first time in the country from next session.

Mohanty said the aim was to make girl students aware about the laws and by-laws of women’s safety.

Admitting that majority of the students of the college lacked knowledge about the laws and rights meant to safeguard their interest, she said the inclusion of the Women’s right in the compulsory paper will provide opportunity to teach the students and inculcate confidence among them about their safety.

The course will educate the girls about their lawful rights and make them competent enough to face any adverse
circumstances, she said.

She said JWC was contemplating to provide martial art training to inculcate confidence among girls students to
protect themselves in adverse situations.

--------------------------------PTI

Latest News

Security and economic issues to be discussed during Modi's US visit

The US on Tuesday said it shares a very broad relationship with India and key issues of security, ec ...

Strong quake hits Japan, but no tsunami

The US Geological Survey said that the quake was magnitude-5.6 on the Richter scale. The quake had a depth of 33.5 mi ...

Over 2,000 UP residents missing in Kashmir floods

The whereabouts of more than 2,000 people from Uttar Pradesh in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir ...

Related News

Results of Shorthand exams declared

The results of the Shorthand Examinations held on 3rd and 4th of August, 2014, have been declared and placed in the website http://apsbet.ne ...

MBA and MCA admissions – Notification is...

Dept. of Technical Education issued notification for admission into MBA and MCA courses. As per this notification verification of certificat ...

Prevent sexual harassment, Smriti Irani tells vice chancellors

Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani Saturday "exhorted" all vice chancellors (VCs ...

Post new comment

To combat spam, please enter the code in the image.

Rs. 26800 (Per 10g)

Opinion Poll
Do you think attack on rescuers in Srinagar justified?
YesNoCan't say

Matrimony | Photos | Videos | Search | Polls | Archives | Advertise | Letters

© The Siasat Daily, 2012. All rights reserved.
Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Abids, Hyderabad - 500001, AP, India
Tel: +91-40-24744180, Fax: +91-40-24603188
contact@siasat.com