Guest Post by Damayanthi Muthukumarage – Stop Street Harassment

It was not too long ago when a young woman was harassed at the Wariyapola bus terminal which sparked an outrage on social media platforms. This incident was a grave reminder that Street Harassment is highly prevalent in Sri Lanka. Studies indicate that 94% of women are harassed when using public transport in Sri Lanka while only 2.1% of women reported the incident to the police.


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