Social Welfare

Social Welfare of Balangir District

For better Implementation of different Scheme of the Women and Child Development Department, Govt. of Odisha, there are 14 nos. of I.C.D.S. Projects under 2660 nos, AWCS are functioning in the Balangir District.
Mapping Study on Trafficking of Women and Girls in Odisha Secondary Data for Implementing Agency of Swadhar/Short Home.

Identification

Name of the Respondent- Tankadhar Mahakur ( Secretary)

Organisation- PALLINIKETAN

 Area of operation- Through out Balangir District

 Year of establishment- 1988

Year of implementation of SWADHAR Scheme- 01.11.2007

Area of implementation of SWADHAR- Through Balangir District

Manpower engaged for implementation of SWADHAR

Manpower engaged for implementation of SWADHAR
 Sl. No. Name  Designation  Full/Part Time
 1  Dibyeswari Gadua  Superitendent Full Time
2  Rasmita Sahu  Counselor Full Time
3  Narad Chhatar  Accountant Full Time
4  Dr. Manarama Sathpathi Doctor Part Time
5  Amarsingh Naik  Attendent Full Time
6 Manoj Khamari Attendent Full Time

Type of training received by the personal engaged for implementation of SWDHAR.

Type of training received by the personal engaged for implementation of SWDHAR.
Sl. No. Personnel Category Type of training received   Number
1 Dibyeswari Gadua Home Management, Child care, JJ Act, HIV AIDS 5
2 Rashmita Sahu Counselling and Non-instituional Care of Child 2
3 Dr. Monarama Sathpathi IMNCI, MCH 10
4 Narad Chhatar Accounting , Tally, HIV AIDS 5

Coverage and Achievement

Type and number of trafficked victims rescued/ rehabilitated during last 5 years:

Type and number of trafficked victims rescued/ rehabilitated during last 5 years:
Sl. No. Year Girl Child Young Adolescent Girls Young Women Elderly Women Other ( Specify )
 1  2012-13  06 3
 2  2013-14  –  13 5 2  –
 3  2014-15  –  18 5 3 Nil
 4  2015-16  – 20 4 5 3
 5  2016-17  – 18 8 9 3
Total  –  75 25 19 6

Social Profile of the total trafficked victims covered:

Social Profile of the total trafficked victims covered:
Sl. No. Social Profile Girls Women Total
(A) SOCIAL CLASS
1 SC 30 13 43
2 ST 17 15 32
3 OBC 20 32 40
4 General 5 4 9
TOTAL 124
(B) RELIGION
1 Hindu 70 52 123
2 Muslim 1 1
3 Christian Nil
4 Minorities 1 1
TOTAL 125
(C) EDUCATION
1 Illiterate 6 19 25
2 Up to Primary 8 16 24
3 ME 21 26 47
4 Matriculate 3 8 11
5 Intermediate 11 4 4
6 Graduate 4 4
7 Post- graduate
8 Vocational
9 Other ( specify)
TOTAL 125
(D) Marital- Status
1 Married 16 16
2 Unmarried 46 63 109
3 Divorced/Separated
4 Widow
TOTAL 125

Rescued/Rehabilitation of special category of trafficked victims during last 5 years.

Rescued/Rehabilitation of special category of trafficked victims during last 5 years.
Category Last 5 Years (no.) Last Year (no.)
Disabled (Physically) :
Disabled (Mentally): 3
Peoples living with HIV(PL HIV) :
Destitute/Deserted:
Others socially excluded group (specify):

Profile of trafficked victims by Type of exploitation/harassment reported during last 5 years:

Profile of trafficked victims by Type of exploitation/harassment reported during last 5 years:
Sl. No. Type of exploitation Girls Women Total
1 Forced sexual exploitation/commercial sex work 20 20 40
2 Sex tourism and photography (pornography)
3 Forced labour/domestic servitude 30 20 50
4 Girl child labour
5 Forced begging
6 Bonded labour/agricultural labourer 11 9 20
7 Forced to work as a street hawker/vendor
8 Handia/country liquor sale
9 Other ( Force Married) 10 5 15
TOTAL 125

Coverage of trafficked Victim by source of rescue during last 5 years:

Coverage of trafficked Victim by source of rescue during last 5 years:
Sl. No. Source of rescue victims Women Girls Total
1 Brothel
2 Private premise/house used for sex work 15 15 30
3 Hotels/lodge/dhabas
4 Railway platform/bustand 15 20 35
5 Clubs/dance bars/opera group/circus
6 Industry and commercial establishments
7 Local CBOs/NGOs
8 Govt. front line workers
9 Police department 20 18 38
10 Others (specify) 22 22

What are the major source points (Block/town, G.P, Villages) for trafficking of women and girls in your area of operation as per your available record and opinion?

Ans – Villages, G.P, Block

What are the major destination points for trafficking or girls and women ( both inside and outside the state), as per your available record and opinion ?

Ans – inside state – Bhubaneswar, Sambalpur, Cuttack

What factors make the area of your operation/jurisdiction a-” destination”. “Transit” or “source: of trafficking of women and girls?

Source

The various factors/reasons of trafficking from this area are a result of complex set of Gender discrimination, illiteracy, No sex education, violence against women, vulnerability and ignorance of girls is finally lack of opportunity.

Destination

There are various pull factors for destination are Jobs, Promise of marriage, Promise of a better life , Demand for domestic and sexual services , Demand for young girls and virgins and finally access to sex trade.

Transit

District administration as well as voluntary C.B.O / NGO are rescuing different victims, i.e. – women & children by trafficking which is required to provide shelter, counseling, legal, rehabilitative, services, through home based approach or transit home.

Relevant Experience in Rescue and Rehabilitation

The organization has involved in rescue, shelter counseling and rehabilitation of women and children in need in the district since last 5 year.

What are the major constraints (e.g organizational, infrastructure and financial) have you experienced in the process of rescue and rehabilitation and how do you overcome the situation?

What are the major constraints and have you experienced in the process of rescue and rehabilitation and how do you overcome the situation?
Constraints Measures adopted
Lack of sufficient funds Adjusted through organization, Contribution
Own vehicle for rescue and mobilization On hire basis
Provision of land and building On rented premises

What medical , psycho-social and legal support do you provide to the trafficked victims ?

By part time doctor and legal consultant of the organization.

Please state the organisational, infrastructural and other supports that are needed for your organization to implement the rescued and rehabilitation programme for the trafficked victims in your area?

We need support from various line department existing in the operational area own vehicle and sufficient funds for rehabilitation of the victim.

What measures/interventions do you suggest to effectively combat trafficking of women and girls in your area of operation ?

Proper implementation of the various developmental programme by involving the local community to activate the district level task force in this regard massive awareness generation programme in the in this issue. Proper implementation of ITPA .

Address of the Supreme Authority:

District Social Welfare Office
At – Balangir (Behind Collectoratre Building),
PO/Dist – Balangir, Pin – 767002
Tel: 06652-235850
Email: dswobolangir[at]nic.in