Khabar Garaun 1145” is the toll free helpline service operated by National Women Commission. In the cases of gender based violence or violence against women, individual can call in this Helpline no. to get help. This service is accessible 24/7.
Any person subject to any sort of violence can dial the helpline number 1145 for immediate help and remedy. Under the campaign ‘Inform at 1145’, the victims are provided counselling, legal remedy and medical treatment. One can also report incidents of violence to the Commission online, through telephone and SMS.
If you know someone who is experiencing gender-based violence, then the steps you can take to minimize it are:
- Check in with your family, friends, and people in the community and be in touch through any means possible, via phone calls or social media.
- If you suspect gender-based violence incidents in your neighborhood or with your friends and family, then immediately call the helpline numbers.
“Gender Based Violence is violation of Human Rights. Any one may be affected by this. Let’s unite to raise voice against it. -Khabar Garaun 1145”