UN Special Rapporteur is pushing the Nepalese Government to eliminate gender-based violence

Bahini would like to applaud the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, Dubravka Šimonović, for investigating and pushing for justice to ensure elimination of gender-based violence and harmful practices against women in Nepal. Let's hope we can see a change coming out of this. 

  
“I am gravely concerned about the number of cases related to sexual violence against women and girls, such in the case of Nirmala Panta, among others, that have been referred to the police or court for redress, have resulted in the impunity for the perpetrators. “ - Šimonović
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