Girls’ birth should be celebrated at a time of fatal dip in men-women ratio,opined B.Sandhya IPS. She was inagurating a national seminar at Calicut University on Wednesday,organized by the Department of Women’s Studies.
The main reason of women’s disparity is economic inequality.
Once political and economic equality is attained,the men-women equality also is achieved-she added.
Discrimination against women is evident even in the police department-she pointed out.
The basic reason behind every harassment against women is the wrong concept of the society that women are just ‘physique’
Vice Chancellor Dr.K.Muhammad Basheer presided over the function.
Kerala Sahithya Academy Vice President Dr.Kahdeeja Mumtaz delivered the key-note address.
Dr.Molly Kuruvila,HOD Mini Sukumar,Laya Anand were among the speakers.
Experts in the filed of women studies will address the seminar in coming days.The seminar will end on Friday.