11 October, 1983
Meeting called by Centre for Women’s Development Studies and Stree Sangharsh, to plan a campaign on the Bill and to frame demands. Meeting attended by JNU, Women’s Coordination Committee, Working Women’s Co-ordination Committee, Janvadi Mahila Samiti, Manushi, Stree Sangharsh and the Centre.
|Proposed list of demands for the campaign (drawn up before the meeting)||Discussion of proposals and final resolutions|
|1. Marital Rape: The Bill says that rape in marriage is only legally defined as rape when the husband and wife have a decree of judicial separation. Therefore the Bill ignores marital rape both when husband and wife are living together and when they are living separately without ...|