Indian cities like Pune and Bangalore have been IT and Marketing hubs. They have boasted educated and diverse employees, including a significant number of women in their workforce.
In this light, the incidents such as mass molestation and murder case of an IT employee in Pune raise security concerns. She The People talked to working woman in Pune to understand what they feel about a city which has otherwise been celebrated for it’s safety.
Pune’s working women react on safety concerns in new age companies
The women talked about the their concerns about security, the wage gap and discrimination in workplaces. They also had a message to the people who propagate that it’s a man’s world. They also have wise words and hope to give to young girls across the country.
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Despite challenges, they hint at the faith they have in the inclusive culture of the city. Here’s our intern Gazal Shekhawat who caught up with women at work.