1551 DBDS-AXA PROJECT: Legal Awareness Session for Women

Pune, August 2022: The Don Bosco Development Society organized a legal awareness session for 28 women from Ajanta Nagar under the aegis of “Health Care and Sustainable Environment” Project supported by AXA business services. Adv. Preeti Sathe was the resource person. The resource person covered following topics:

  • Labour Laws

  • Protection of Women’s from Domestic Violence Act 2005

  • Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act – 1956

  • Dowry Prohibition Act – 1961 sec 498 A

  • The Criminal law amendment act 2014

Few participants also discussed their problems and were guided accordingly by the resource person. The resource persons also encouraged women to speak-up their problems and act collectively.