A 16-day activism against gender-based violence has been launched at Mahalaxmi municipality on Sunday.
Launching the campaign, Deputy Mayor at Mahalaxmi municipality, Nirmala Thapa, said that public awareness should be increased regarding the women security.
The main slogan of campaign is ‘Generation Equality Stands against Rape’.
On the occasion, Mayor Rameshwor Shrestha expressed commitment to take necessary initiative for women empowerment.
The activism would run from November 25 and concludes on December 10 where training would be imparted to health volunteers, women members and students of municipality area about positive thinking and self-defense.