Bangladesh Mahila Parishad

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    A plea to cover up momentous governance failure

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 16, 2020

    THE number of rape is reported to have doubled in a year, with 1,370 incidents having been reported in 2019, as Bangladesh Mahila Parishad said...

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    1,192 rapes in 10 months: report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on November 25, 2019

    At least 1,192 women and girls were raped in the country in the first ten months of the on-going year, said Bangladesh Mahila Parishad report...

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    217 women raped in September

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2019

    At least 217 women were raped in September, the highest in any single month since 2010, showed a report compiled by the Bangladesh Mahila Parishad....

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    Women protest at repression

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on September 18, 2019

    Women’s rights organisations Bangladesh Mahila Parishad and Naripokkho held sit-in programmes in Dhaka on Tuesday protesting against the growing incidents of repressions on women and...

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    114 women raped in August

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on September 04, 2019

    At least 114 women were raped in August across the country including five who were killed after rape. Bangladesh Mahila Parishad on Tuesday...

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    Nearly six raped a day in July: Mahila Parishad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:41am on August 07, 2019

    About six women and girl children were raped on average in a day in the month of July, said Bangladesh Mahila Parishad in its monthly...

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    Mahila Parishad for gender-sensitive budget evaluation cell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:01am on June 26, 2019

    Bangladesh Mahila Parishad on Tuesday demanded introduction of an evaluation and morning cell under the finance ministry to evaluate gender sensitive budgets allocated in the...