Wednesday, January 03, 2007
Women of Satna district ask for their rights
Women ask for their rights
Thousands of women participated in the recent Jan Sunwai held at District Satna by Samiratan Society, a partner of Madhya Pradesh Samaj Sewa Sanstha - a network of civil society organisations in the state working on the issue of maternal mortality. 397 cases were registered in the Sunwai. The issues which were taken up by the women ranged from maternal health, to violence against women and old age pension.