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Delhi Commission for Women (DCW)

DCW chairman writes to Lok Sabha Speaker, slams Transgender Bill

In a letter to LS Speaker Om Birla, Swati Maliwal wrote that this Bill, if passed in its present form, will be detrimental to the community.

26 Jul 2019 2:05 PM

DCW helps captive woman to be reunited with husband

A team from DCW, together with the duty officer of the local police station, found the victim in a bad condition.

24 Mar 2019 2:23 AM

8 Nepalese girls saved from hotel in Paharganj

Delhi police said, a PCR call was recovered from DCW on Thursday around 11 am after which a team was sent to the spot.

12 Oct 2018 5:26 AM

Two Kolkata women rescued from brothel in Delhi

Both women were brought to Delhi on the false promise of employment.

13 Sep 2018 11:30 AM

NHRC issues notice to govt, police, seeks report on rape

The DCW also issued notices to the police and the school’s authority, asking them to inform it about the safety measures at the institute.

11 Aug 2018 1:42 AM


Delhi police, DCW rescue 16 girls trafficked from Nepal in Munirka

DCW chief, Swati Maliwal said that the girls were being trafficked to Iran and Kuwait in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

25 Jul 2018 1:06 PM

Maliwal to PM: Set up task force in 15 days

The DCW chief observed hungerstrike for 10 days at Rajghat till April 22 and ended it after President Ram Nath Kovind promulgated the ordinance.

07 May 2018 1:21 AM

DCW chief Swati Maliwal to go on indefinite hunger strike, seeks death penalty for child rapists

Maliwal will sit on an indefinite hunger strike from Friday at Rajghat to demand swift capital punishment for child rapists.

12 Apr 2018 8:27 PM

Nirbhaya case: DCW writes to PM Modi

She has urged the PM to devolve the fund immediately to the states failing which the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao programme will lose relevance.

16 Dec 2017 1:42 AM

Kin of rescued children claim they got rape,death threats: DCW

The commission learnt that the arrested placement agency owner and the alleged trafficker were running the racket for a very long time.

25 Nov 2017 7:21 PM


Women security teams to be set up

Govt directs excise dept to conduct raids to check illegal sale of alcohol.

18 Nov 2017 1:50 AM

Need to come on roads again to protest, wake up sleeping system: DCW chief

Chief of Delhi Commission for Women fed up of child rapes in the capital, demands death penalty for rapist within 6 months.

07 Nov 2017 12:40 PM

DCW wants body camera for cops

Jaihind urges use of device to reduce chances of misconduct by them.

01 Aug 2017 1:52 AM

Traffickers forcing sex workers to conceive

Earlier, children were trafficked from various districts of Bihar like Samastipur and Gaya.

28 Mar 2017 2:41 AM

DCW busts trafficking racket, two men nabbed

Six girls rescued from placement agency.

24 Mar 2017 1:58 AM


Video of Manoj Tiwari insulting teacher puts him in spot

Manish Sisodia also took to Twitter over the matter and asked why the teachers’ associations were silent on the issue.

19 Mar 2017 2:04 AM

Three-fold hike to help DCW wrap up stalled work

Swati Maliwal thanked the government for recognising the need to strengthen the resources of the women’s body.

09 Mar 2017 3:03 AM

India’s champions of hope and courage

Delhi has not been known to be a city friendly to its women. But stories like these give hope.

08 Mar 2017 4:19 AM

North DCP summoned by DCW

Kumari had approached police as well as the women’s panel alleging that she was abused and threatened by the students.

04 Mar 2017 2:59 AM

DCW for FIR against hospital over plaint

Woman had alleged she delivered twins but was handed over only one baby.

24 Feb 2017 5:47 AM