185 complaints received by Ministry of Women and Child Development on email

Minister of State for Women and Child Development, Dr. Virendra Kumarn in reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on 8 February,2018 answered that 185 complaints received on an email (complaint-mwcd@gov.in)  to address and resolve the issues of hateful conduct and stalking on Social Media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook etc w.e.f. 6th July 2016.

To curtail online abuse against women and children, every complaint that is received on the e-mail of the Ministry is forwarded either to the concerned Social Media platform or to the Cyber Crime Cell for necessary action.

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Saumya Snehal

Saumya Snehal is a 3rd year BBA LLB student at Chanakya National Law University. Always a bibliophile, she loves to read, research and write on anything and everything legal. She has a insatiable appetite for knowledge and explores the same through indulging in various internships so that to constantly grow and become a better version of herself. She especially has an interest in corporate law and social legislations.

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