Women Commission

The Mizoram State Commission for Women was established headed by the Chairperson with five Members and Member-Secretary at Aizawl in 1998 - 99 to protect Women against crimes and to provide gender Social Justice to them in the State. Main functions of the Commission are:

i) To investigate and examine all matters relating to the safeguards provide for Women under the constitution and other laws and recommend steps to be taken by the State Government for effective implementation of such safeguards.

ii) To take up the cases of violation of the provisions of the constitution and of other laws relating to women with the appropriate authorities, and

iii) To look into complains and take suo moto notice of matters relating to deprive of Women rights.

   More information if required can be had from Member-Secretary, Mizoram State Commission for Women who had been declared as Asst. Public Information Officer as per clause (a) of sub section (1) of section 4 of the RTI ACT 2005. Contact No. 2335991(O)

State Commission for Women Act 2004