88,000 problems on ladies helpline last year: Haryana police
‘ We are attending to security issues through new efforts’
‘ We are resolving safety issues through brand-new initiatives’
The Haryana cops received 88,000 complaints on the females helpline number 1091 from January to November last year and registered cases in 2,802 problems out of these.
Providing this information, Kala Ramchandran, Additional Director General of Cops (Criminal Offense Versus Women), on Wednesday stated that 1091 was available from throughout the country and females cops officers were deputed exclusively in each district to take care of such problems on concern.
Durga Shakti App, the software application offering panic button for ladies in distress, has also gained more than 51,000 new users in Haryana during this period, taking the overall count to more than 2.17 lakh.
On the problems received through this app, the cops have actually lodged 21 FIRs, taken preventive action in 33 matters and fixed the remaining 1,100- odd matters amicably. Even ladies in neighbouring States like Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Union Territory of Chandigarh have set up the mobile app to look for cops aid in case of an emergency situation.
” Earlier women hesitated to report criminal offenses versus them. Now with the ease of reporting crime versus females, police are dealing with ladies’s security concerns through new initiatives. We are continuously working to boost ladies safety and make them more aware about their rights and to look for authorities help any place required. In 2021, the outreach of Durga Shakti App and other women’s safety steps would be even more increased,” said Ms. Ramchandran.
The Haryana Authorities have actually protected 6th place across the nation under the Examination Tracking System for Sexual Offences (ITSSO) ranking system presented by Union Ministry of House Affairs. “We are performing really well on ITSSO dashboard, which is an online module offered to police at all levels that allows the State police to undertake real-time monitoring and management for conclusion of investigation in rape cases within 2 months. Haryana Cops is presently at 6th position in India with a compliance rate of 54.2%”, she added.
Ms. Ramchandran further said 33 women police headquarters were operating in the State to supply a safe and safe environment to the females.
“We are also establishing Ladies Assist Desks in 200 police stations to make the process of reporting criminal activity more friendly and women-friendly,” she added.
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