Ministry of Women and Child Development Launches Report On ‘Women in Prisons’

The Ministry of Women and Child Development has come up with its report titled ‘Women in Prisons’ which aims to build an understanding of the various entitlements of women in prisons, the various issues faced by them and possible methods for resolution of the same.

The report contains a comprehensive list of 134 recommendations for improving the lives of women under incarceration, addressing a wide range of issues pertaining to pregnancy and childbirth in prison, mental health, legal aid, reintegration in society and their caregiving responsibilities among others

Source- DD News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
  • Union Minister for Women and Child Development is Maneka Gandhi.