Govt of Delhi NCT has offered shelter to helpless Assamese pregnant lady
Department of Women and Child Development, Government of NCT of Delhi has provided accommodation for a helpless Assamese lady who became helpless after being ditched by her husband. An Assamese girl came to Delhi after getting job, made friendship to a local friend, secretly got married in a Mandir and became pregnant. Because of these development, soon she lost her job, her hostel owner told her to vacant room, her own family ditched her finding her to bring dishonour to their family. Finally total darkness overpowered her.
This matter was brought to the Assam Association Delhi , who reported it to concerned authorities Govt of Delhi responded by providing shelter to her. They have provided two Shelter Homes for Pregnant and Lactating Women running by Dept of Women and Child Development in collaboration with Young Women Christian Association viz. Matritava Chhaya at Jahangirpuri and Sarai Rohila .
As she had already been given shelter by an another Nari Niketan in Delhi , thanks to Smti Mrinalini Khatri who is an Advocate and has been associating with various social issues who helped identify the shelter. Though presently the support is not immediately required, but it may require in future as it is learnt that there should be more similar cases in this region. It is found that as our youths are making too many mistakes, similarly their parents have similar tendency to avoid taking responsibility to rescue their children.