The former leaders of the Indian Union Muslim League’s dissolved girls scholars’ wing Wednesday got here out strongly towards the birthday celebration, announcing it’s in command of the sexual insult they confronted from its male pupil participants in addition to the ensuing trauma.
The former Haritha leaders additionally mentioned they might proceed to struggle inside the IUML as they felt political ideology was once extra essential than person leaders.
IUML had disbanded the state committee of Haritha closing week after its leaders refused to withdraw a sexual harassment criticism filed with the state girls’s fee towards 3 MSF leaders, together with its president P Okay Navas. The management of IUML, a Congress best friend, first iced over the committee earlier than disbanding it.
Speaking to the media in Kozhikode, Haritha’s former state normal secretary Najma Thabsheera mentioned the ladies staff of MSF worth their self-respect. “We were forced to file a complaint with IUML only because of the gravity of the insult we had faced from MSF leaders. Like any other woman, we also value self-respect. At the meeting of MSF, its state president had referred to a Haritha member as a prostitute. He said every prostitute would have her justification. Is it not sexual harassment and insult? We had moved a complaint with IUML and waited for 50 days before approaching the women’s commission,” she mentioned.
Another ex-office bearer, Mufeeda Thesni, mentioned the IUML had disenchanted its girls staff. “The leaders didn’t act on our criticism. After we complained to the IUML leaders, our colleagues confronted insults on social media. The IUML management is in command of the trauma we had confronted,’’ she mentioned.
The Haritha leaders additionally lashed out at IUML state normal secretary P M A Salam, announcing he painted them as girls wandering about in Kozhikode. “We had been threatened by means of a cyber goon in MSF, who mentioned he had pictures and movies of Haritha leaders. He claimed if the ones visuals have been launched, they might be compelled to finish their lives. Despite repeated court cases at more than a few ranges within the IUML, we have been denied justice,’’ mentioned one of the vital leaders.