Minakshi Das

Legal Counsel

A lawyer turned policy wonk who revels in breaking gender stereotypes through her speech and expression.


Opinion: The idea of a safe city for women - reality or fictitious?

The idea of a 'Safe City' should not be limited to modern infrastructural development rather align with sustainable goals too Read Article

Why can't capital punishment stop rape in India?

Sexual violence is a public health issue,?hence, collective action is necessary to prevent rape Read Article

Is alternative transport safe for women?

Inadequate transport facilities are driving away women from jobs Read Article

Child sexual abuse in India: An urgent action plan is need of the hour

As adults, we are responsible for protecting our children and safeguarding their rights Read Article

The complicated world of crime and mental health

Mental health issues should be part of public health goals within the prison system all over the world. Read Article

An Honour Code for Tyranny

Honour killing as a concept hinges on regressive cultural mindset, lack of education and exposure and access to speedy justice Read Article

Technology and business must combine to help commuters navigate congested cities

As climate change worsens cleaner transportation is essential, but waiting for politicians to act is taking forever... Read Article