Eve-teasing on the rise, Samaa does an exclusive analysis

September 23, 2016
By: Samaa Web Desk
Published in Pakistan

KARACHI: Samaa did an exclusive research study on eve-teasing and harassment of women on public buses in Karachi.

The results gave an astounding figure, revealing the deplorable condition of women’s treatment in public transport and places. A staggering 55% of women who travel by bus are harassed, the study concluded.

The research took in all possible ways that women are harassed including cat-calling, ogling and teasing.

The study further found that instances of harassment were most frequent in Karachi East – 83% of the incidents took place in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulistan-e-Jauhar. Find out more in Samaa’s detailed report.
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Story first published: 23rd September 2016


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