photos posted by vinay bharadwaj pertains to the beneficiaries of
villages Behalawa and village Farmana visited in may and june., 2019
Mahila Dakshta Samiti has been tirellessly working to eliminate
violence against women at multiple level and has been fighting for
As property is one of the major issue major around which women face
violence, their right to inherit is seriously impeded through social
Samiti had filed a Public Interest Litigation on the issue of
inheritance rights of unmarried daughters in agricultural land in
Supreme Court of India through its vice president Vinay Bharadwaj.
With kapila hingorani a pioneer of PIL and veteran women's rights
advocate samiti got a landmark judgement establishing minor.
For the first time in the legal history of India Supreme Court
enlarged the scope of a habeas corpus Writ Petition to address these
1: The 3 minor girls were recovered from their tormentors.
2: Their forced marriages were invalidated.
3: In the absence of male successor in the family of these girls who
fell victim of the horrific crime of forced violent marriages and
trafficking their right to family ' s agricultural land was firmly
pronounced. and they got this right through active assistance from
samiti on whose behalf vinay bharadwaj was appointed the Guardian of
these girls till the pendency of the case for more than 4 years.
Supreme Court pronouncer the need for safe Shelter Homes for women in
Samiti through this landmark judgement got minor daughters right to
property in the year 1996 while amendment to Hindu Succession Act came
later in the year 2005.
-- vinay bharadwaj.
Camp was held at Badarpur –
New Delhi On 10th May 2018
Advantages of Joint family, Protecting child from any abuse, guide the
youth to stop drug abuse and alcoholism. It was a very successful camp
as demand for more camps often was brought out by the residents of the
Camp was held at Mohanbaba Nagar – New Delhi On 02nd July 2018
Women and girls were made aware of voyeurism, stalking and how to
protect themselves using Pepper Sprays. Pepper Sprays were distributed
to young women and girls.