more-inLack of legal awareness is a problem among Keralite women living in other States or abroad, according to social activists. Social worker Sunitha Krishnan proposed a multi-pronged strategy to create legal awareness among expatriates, especially women engaged in domestic labour. She proposed tapping the potential of radio stations, the sole source of entertainment for women expatriates. Director General of Prisons and Correctional Services R. Sreelekha said the Kerala Police received several complaints from women expatriates. Veena George, MLA, proposed a database of women expatriates under panchayats.
Source: The Hindu January 13, 2018 17:48 UTC