AS-WOMEN CENTRE - Centre opened to shelter, support survivors of rape, violence
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Hailakandi (Assam), Jan 12 (PTI) A centre was opened in this central Assam town on Saturday to provide shelter and support services to survivors of rape and other forms of violence against women and girls.
The one stop centre (OSC) for those women, was set up by the Hailakandi district administration and the social welfare department in collaboration with an NGO.
The OSC would be a place where integrated services police assistance, legal aid, medical and counselling services would be made avai ...