Raveena has a message for Maneka


Raveena Tandon in Maatr

Maneka Gandhi, Union Cabinet Minister for Women & Child Development has apparently blamed Bollywood movies for rise in crime against women recently. Raveena Tandon whose movie Maatr,  deals with rape and justice for a victim tagged Maneka in her post which stated, “To some of those who found” #Maatr” queasy. That was the intention, to disturb. But below is Harsh reality. Time to Act.@Manekagandhibjp” (sic) Raveena also posted a picture of report where an elderly woman was raped by a watchman of her building in Mumbai.

Maneka replied to Raveena and said, “Yes, @TandonRaveena ji. I am also as appalled by such incidents. We are working to change the mindset through a number of initiatives.” (Sic) To this Raveena wrote, “Yes ma, law amendments steps need to b taken aggressively. Fast  track courts, nonbailable offences, eg set in conviction if proved guilty.”(Sic)


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To introduce myself, I am a journalist, blogger and have also taught Political and Sports Journalism in the Future Media School in Kolkata. I am currently working with Sports News Crunch as a Consulting Editor and as a Guest Faculty at the Techno India University. Over all, I have around 15 years of experience as a journalist having worked with esteemed publications like Hindustan Times, Business Standard, The Pioneer and others. You can contact me at diganta2211@gmail.com. Diganta Guha
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