To prevent gender-based violence, the Islamabad Police is offering an extensive self-defense course for females. Women undergo physical training, armed training, and assault course to make them capable of self-defense in threatening situations. The course lasts one month from 4 October to 4 November, costing Rs. 30,000. Female instructors will impart the majority of the training, and male instructors may interject wherever needed.
The classes will be held three days a week from 4 PM to 7 PM and registration is currently open online. Islamabad Police is taking a commendable step by offering a self-defense course for females. It aims to expand the ability of the women from the twin cities to defend themselves and to foster a culture of resilience within the entire female community of Pakistan.
You can register online here