Ministry for men's welfare?
New Delhi, Nov 19: Marking the International Men's Day, a group of men today urged the government to set up a separate ministry for their protection against abuse at home and work place.
The men, who celebrated the day for the first time under the aegis of 'Save Family Foundation' (SFF), presented a memorandum to President Pratibha Patil, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi.
"All laws meant for the protection of women in India are gender biased. It is high time a ministry for men's welfare was set up in India," Swaroop Sar