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Maneka Gandhi launches SHe box portal for workplace sexual harassment complaints

Maneka Gandhi launches SHe box portal for workplace sexual harassment complaints
Written by Pallavi Parmar

Today, the Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has launched SHe box to help working women of India. As per the reports, Maneka Gandhi comes up with a portal that helps working women for lodging complaints about sexual harassment at workplace. It is the good news for all the working ladies across India as now they can feel safe at their workplaces. The launching of SHe box would definitely help several women who face sexual harassment. Also, it became the easiest way to file a case against any boss or head who involved in sexual harassment in offices.

However, it will not be familiar with many ladies, until or unless the government will not advertise it at the public places and workplaces across India. These kinds of government initiatives for women need better advertisement across the country so that it will easily reach up to every corner of India. The SHe box is the government portal to lodge sexual harassment complaints that happen at the workplaces.

As per the reports, SHe box portal handle by the ministry of women and child development. A cell under the ministry looks after every complaint which filed online also it share it with the concerned organisation of the Internal Complaints Committee. And according to the act of Sexual Harassment at Workplace 2013, it is compulsory for every organisation with ten or more employees to set up internal complaints committee for the employees.

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Pallavi Parmar

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