Dr Kavita nominated member SWC
STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: The government has nominated Dr. Kavita Suri, academician and renowned journalist as member, J and K State Women Commission (SWC).
An order to this effect was issued here yesterday.
Dr. Suri, who is presently working as Director and Head of the Department of Lifelong Learning, University of Jammu, has been working on women’s issues for the past 20 years. She spent 14 years of her professional life as a journalist covering conflict in Jammu and Kashmir, writing and researching extensively on women’s issues in all the three regions of the state. Two of her five books that she has written in the past one decade, entitled “Voices Unheard – Women, Conflict and Kashmir” and “Impact of violence on girls’ education in Kashmir valley” clearly reflect the issues faced by women in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.