Considering the spate of crimes against women, Thane police commissioner KP Raghuvanshi advised college women on Wednesday to hold chilli powder for self-defence. Also, he requested these to avoid travelling late during the night. In comparison, Mumbai police chief Satyapal Singh introduced a slew of measures to follow perpetrators, including ambitious intends to have research in the deputy commissioner of police (DCP) level.
Following a brutal rape of the 23-year-old girl in Delhi and stabbing of the CA student in Mumbai, Singh directed DCPs across Mumbai to personally investigate crimes against women. “Whether it is sexual harassment, molestation or rape, senior personnel of police stations must immediately inform the zonal DCP, who must personally consider such complaints. Such complaints shouldn’t be stored pending, but converted into FIRs immediately. The security of ladies is my priority. I’ve told every single cops when they neglect to take action now, it could affect their very own kids, siblings or moms.” Singh stated you ought to not pass statistics, because the real figures may be much greater because sufferers are unwilling to file complaints because of stigmas or social demands.
Meanwhile, in Thane, Raghuvanshi stated college women should act in self-defence by tossing chilli powder at molesters. Lately, in Dombivli, a youthful guy was killed for protesting from the sexual harassment of the girl. The Thane mother and father now begun ending up in school and university students. On Wednesday, Raghuvanshi took part in a meet at Pendarkar College, Dombivli (East).
In Mumbai, Singh stated that additionally towards the 1,000 public complaint boxes installed, another 3,000 could be placed outdoors schools, schools and police stations. Every senior inspector would spread complaints of crimes against women to zonal DCPs. “I’ve given instructions to publish a minimum of five women police constables each and every police station whatsoever occasions, specifically in minority-centered areas,” Singh stated.
He stated telephone numbers would be also made openly on roads to ensure that ladies who need assistance can immediately contact policewomen or women’s groups and NGOs. Singh stated research could be time-bound, using the accused arrested immediately, bail objected to and chargesheets filed over time. Senior personnel need to coordinate with women’s NGOs each month to produce awareness.
The Thane commissioner told the school women to not hesitate confirming crimes towards the police, as not confirming encourages the crooks. He stated many rapists maintained towards the sufferers and when someone notices a general change in someone else’s behavior, it ought to be immediately reported.
Also, he stated more police were needed. Twenty-seven years back, the town of Dombivli had three police stations. Since that time, the populace had elevated six occasions, only one police station have been added.