Category Archives: Intervention

Fatema Returns home

In order to live a happy married life, Fatema ran away from Myemansingh with her lover without informing her family and came to Dhaka. After a couple of days, when…

Galib and His Mother Reunited

Galib, aged three and a half years, was forcefully separated and taken away from his mother, by this father, to Feni. Galib’s mother approached ASK to seek redress in such…

Minor Domestic Help Tortured Brutally

Roksana, a 10-years old domestic help, was tortured inhumanely by her employers in Dhaka. On 17 August 2018, she was found in a state of unconsciousness in Dhaka Central Hospital…

Minor Student Raped by Stalker

Mita (13) (pseudonym) was staying with her maternal grandparents at East Sachia Village, Najirpur, Pirojpur. Mita’s father, Bidhan Sutar and her mother Suma Sutar, along with their younger daughter went…

Dire Consequences Faced by Human Rights Defenders

Shamsunnahar (56) is a living proof of how damsels in distress are not always rescued by a knight in shining armour. For nearly half of her life, Shamsunnahar has been…

Tale of a Filipino Wife: Victim of Deceit by Bangladeshi Husband

Although it is rare to witness a marriage between two different nationalities, what with the complication of the different personal laws and the different national legal procedures, one such beautiful…

False Case Filed for ‘posting’ on Digital Platform

In this age, while Bangladesh is still trying to up its game on achieving the status of a ‘Digital Bangladesh’, the ugly face of cyber crime is also showing itself…

Farhana’s Escape From the Weight of Dowry

“I was scared for my life, so I didn’t look back,” reveals 17-year-old Farhana (pseudonym), who escaped from her in-laws’ torturous claws and took refuge under Ain o Salish Kendra…

Boy Raped by Teacher

“He would wake up at the middle of the night screaming out for me and then plead for me to not leave his side. He would whisper that he felt…

Six Years Old Lose Leg Due to Negligence of Launch Driver

On 29 December 2017, Md Jamaluddin along with his 6-year-old daughter Jaima Newaz Jisha came to Fatulla launch terminal to go to Amtoli of Barguna. When they were about to…