A New Initiative of State Women’s Commission to create Legal Awareness among Women
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel will flag off the Mahtari Nyay Rath on Hareli
Raipur (thestates.news) |With an aim to make women of the state aware of their constitutional rights and laws, Chhattisgarh Women Commission has taken an initiative to organize ‘Mukhyamantri Mahtari Nyay Rath Yatra’. Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel will flag off the ‘Mukhyamantri Mahtari Nyay Rath’ on the day of Hareli Tihaar. This Rath (chariot) will travel in all the districts and make people aware about the legal provisions of women and their constitutional rights, through short films, messages and brochures.
Mukhyamantri Mahtari Nyay Rath Yatra will be conducted by State Women Commission. Each Mahatari Nyay Rath will have two advocates present, who will listen to the grievances of women and provide them information and advice. Women will also be able to submit their applications for resolution of their grievances to Women’s Commission, through Nyay Rath. There will be a large LED screen, on which nationally-awarded educational short films in Chhattisgarhi and Hindi will be shown. The state government has made special changes in the DMF policy for Mahtari Nyay Rath. The DMF amount received by the district will be used for the operation of Nyay Rath.