Defence Ministry sets up anti-sexual harassment panel
New Delhi, Jan. 10: Ministry of Defence has set up a new Committee headed by Lakshmi Sowbhagya Akundi, joint secretary department of ESW, for redressal of Complaints relating to sexual harassment of women at workplace in the Ministry of Defence.
The other members of the committee are Shanti Priya Sarela, Director Defence (Finance), Santosh (Director (Res), Charu Vijaya, Under Secretary D(O&M), and K.L.Nandwani, Director (MS). A.K. Ghosh, Under secretary (welfare) is the Members Secretary of the panel against sexual harrassment of women.
A representative of YWCA, New Delhi will also be involved in the proceedings of this committee.