The district units of All India Democratic Women’s Association and Democratic Youth Federation of India have urged the state government to check incidents of sexual assault and murder of women.

Condemning the recent murder of a private school teacher Dhanapakkiam at Tirumayam, the members staged a dharna, demanding stringent laws to protect women.

D. Salomi, district secretary of AIDWA and R. Solaiappan, town secretary of DYFI spoke. — Special Correspondent

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