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Old January 31st, 2012, 03:08 PM
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Rights given to women in our constitution:

- Reservation of seats in the local bodies of Panchayats and Municipalities for women.
- Equality in political, economic and social spheres.
- Equality of opportunities in matters of public appointment for all citizens.
- Prohibition of discrimination against any citizen on the grounds of religion, race, caste, sex etc.
- Equal pay for equal work.
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Old May 19th, 2020, 05:15 PM
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I am BA final year and making presentation on Rights Given To Womens In Our Constitution. Can you tell details like What Are The Rights Given To Womens In Our Constitution?
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Old May 19th, 2020, 05:17 PM
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The rights available to woman (ladies) in India can be classified into two categories, namely as constitutional rights and legal rights.

The constitutional rights are those which are provided in the various provisions of the constitution.

The legal rights, on the other hand, are those which are provided in the various laws (acts) of the Parliament and the State Legislatures.


Rights Given To Womens In Our Constitution




The following other legislation’s also contain certain rights and safeguards for women:

Employees’ State Insurance Act (1948)
Plantation Labour Act (1951)
Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act (1976)
Legal Practitioners (Women) Act (1923)
Indian Succession Act (1925)
Indian Divorce Act (1869)
Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act (1936)
Special Marriage Act (1954)
Foreign Marriage Act (1969)
Indian Evidence Act (1872)
Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act (1956)

Basic rights:

1. Women have the right to equal pay

2. Women have the right to dignity and decency

3. Women have the right against workplace harassment

4. Women have a right against domestic violence

5. Female sexual assault victims have the right to keep their identity anonymous

6. Women have the right to get free legal aid

7. Women have right not to be arrested at night

8. Women have the right to register virtual complaints

9. Women have the right against indecent representation

10. Women have the right against being stalked

11. Women have a right to Zero FIR
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