“Domestic violence is a serious kind of violence which needs to be countered on war foot basis,” Chairman White Globe, Adv. Syed Junaid Sadaat and Adv. Sheikh Saba”
JKNS/ A year ago an initiative titled “Koor Che Noor” was kick-started by a renowned NGO registered as “White Globe”.
Today, the White Globe organised a seminar in the campus of Women’s college Srinagar in association with Women’s Studies Centre with an intent to aware students of the college about their rights countering domestic violence.
The Chairman and Chairperson, Adv. Syed Junaid sadaat and Adv. Sheikh Saba stressed upon the fact that domestic violence is a serious kind of violence which needs to be addressed on war foot basis.
The domestic violence also known as “intimate partner violence”, can be defined as a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner.
The abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, economical, or psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person. This includes any behaviors that frighten, intimidate, terrorize, manipulate, hurt, humiliate, blame, injure, or wound someone.
Domestic abuse can happen to anyone irrespective of race, age, sexual orientation, religion, or gender. It can occur within a range of relationships including couples who are married, living together or dating.
Domestic violence affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds or at any educational levels.
The seminar was attended by Adv. Altaf Mehraj, Adv. Altaf Ganderbali, DySP Sleet Shah, Dr. Shafi Wani, Mrs. Gazalla DFO LCMa, Mr. Ufair kitab, Adv. Sandeep Goswami (Delhi Bar Association) and many renowed lawyers from Kashmir Jurist Group.