The panel's term is for three years and this will be Maliwal's third stint, according to a DCW official.
In her complaint, the woman, who hails from Srinagar, has alleged that her landlady had entered the house along with a man and called her 'terrorist' as she is from Kashmir.
After battling for her life with more than 90 per cent burns for almost 40 hours, the 23-year-old woman died following a cardiac arrest on Friday night at the Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi.
Citing the incidents of the gangrape and murder of a Hyderabad veterinarian and the brutal rape of a six-year-old girl in Rajasthan, Swati Maliwal said, 'Daughters are falling prey to such heinous crimes in every corner of the country.'
'In my community, there are thousands of Nirbhayas. You can’t even imagine the way they are raped and killed,' Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, trans rights activist said.
The condition of the victim is critical and she is undergoing treatment in the DDU hospital.
The statement comes two days after DCW Chief Swati Maliwal penned a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to set up an investigation committee at the earliest.
Several opposition parties have demanded the resignation of Akbar, who is the Minister of State for External Affairs.
Jaihind made the remarks while condemning the BJP government in Haryana for giving only Rs 2 lakh as compensation to the Rewari gangrape victim.
Swati Maliwal, chairperson of the DWC says, 'the cloak of secrecy over shelter homes doesn’t always protect women and girls'.
The police said the women were confined to the house for the past few days and were soon going to be trafficked to Gulf countries. They have detained three men for interrogation in this regard.
"Modi ji changes his clothes thrice in a day. Thrice. Me, people like me don't do that. I, in fact, am too lazy to do that. "
The girl has been forbidden from using the school bus service and the principal of the institute doesn't allow her friends to sit next to her.
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