NCSW delegation, CII chairman discusses women related issues

ISLAMABAD:A delegation of National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW), Ministry of Human Rights Friday discussed women related issues with Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) Chairman Dr Qibla Ayaz.

The delegation comprising of Chairperson Khawar Mumtaz, Secretary Samina A Hasan and Director, Programmes Suleman Shah discussed women’s social status and violence against women, bill on transgender persons, a press release said.

The delegation appreciated the efforts of the council specially on its recommendations regarding three divorces at one time wherein the council has advised to make it a punishable by law. CII secretary was also present.