Women Support Desk

The Women Support Desk has been established in every police stations of Sylhet Range. It provides special care and protection effectively to women from all sorts of violence and discrimination.

Women from all corners of the society can seek any kind of legal help from this desk. A female officer (if available) of the rank of Sub-Inspector(SI) is assigned to this desk.

Women Support Desk’s area of Work:

  • Sexual offence ( rape, attempt to rape, sexual abuse and exploitation of children and marital rape)
  • Domestic violence (physical, sexual, mental and economic violence)
  • Offenses related to Marriage (Polygamy, child Marriage),offenses related to Social Discriminatory practices.
  • Human Trafficking and Transportation.
  • Offenses related to physical abuse and
  • Other associated offenses against Women