Awareness on WHL conducted  

NAHARLAGUN, Jan 22: As atrocities committed against women are on the rise, Women Helpline (WHL)-181 run by Oju Welfare Association (OWA), organized an awareness event on child marriage for BSW students of Don Bosco College as part of their internship.

The WHL team performed a skit play  to bring mass  awareness the till date it has received many cases, including 39 child marriage cases of which 33 have been solved while rest six are under process.

The WHL services could be availed by dialing up toll free ‘181’, which responses 24/7 to all emergency calls of girls affected by violence. It also offers information about women related government schemes and programmes to a large gathering watching the skit, according to WHL project manager Yachu Binny.

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