Women safety

MHA warns States, UTs against lapses while dealing with crime against women, asks to take action against such officials

The detailed three-page advisory of the Union Home Ministry came days after the alleged gangrape and murder of a women at Hathras in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 10th October 2020

Women’s protection top priority: Telangana CM Chandrasekhar Rao to cops

In a review meeting with senior police officials, the CM said extra effort needs to be made for protection of women

published on : 8th October 2020

'Blatant hypocrisy': BJP attacks West Bengal govt over rising crimes against women

In a statement, Bista said the West Bengal government has refused to share crime data with the Union home ministry for the year 2019-20 due to rising crime graph in the state.

published on : 4th October 2020

Cyberabad 'SHE Teams' receive 161 complaints in September

'SHE teams' was launched on October 24, 2014, with the aim of curbing eve-teasing in all aspects, in all forms, at all places, providing safety and security to women in the society.

published on : 4th October 2020

UP govt is committed to safety of every mother and sister, says CM Yogi Adityanath 

"Those who harm women's harm will be given such punishment that will set an example for future," Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath said on Twitter.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Odisha uses less than 25 per cent of Nirbhaya fund even as crimes against women rise

Smriti Irani said out of the Rs  60.78 crore released by the Centre under the Nirbhaya Fund in 2020, the Odisha Government has utilised only Rs 15.15 crore, less than even 25 per cent.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Violence against women on the rise in Telangana

Of the total number of criminal cases, 8,541 were of domestic violence. This was the highest among all the Southern States.

published on : 1st October 2020

Take cognizance of 'very bad' situation of women's safety in Uttar Pradesh: Priyanka Gandhi to Governor Anandiben Patel

The Congress has been alleging that the law and order situation is deteriorating in Uttar Pradesh under the BJP rule.

published on : 26th August 2020

Now, Disha patrol scooters to come up in all police stations

Every police station will have at least one patrol vehicle to check the crimes against women. 

published on : 14th August 2020

Women empowerment takes awareness at grassroots level: Yogi Adityanath

The Chief Minister said that each family should have toilets under 'Swachh Bharat Mission'.

published on : 12th February 2020

Working women in Hyderabad prepare 13-point safety list for government to ensure women's safety

The collective will now take these demands to the public and seek signatures.

published on : 3rd February 2020

Hyderabad stands fourth among Indian cities in crime against women

At the national level, a total of 42,180 cases of crime against women were registered in 19 metropolitan cities, while 40,839 cases registered in 2017.

published on : 10th January 2020

Vijayawada city police  conduct one-day workshop on women safety 

They are creating awareness on laws and acts among women and crimes against women in the city have also decreased when compared to previous years.

published on : 8th January 2020

Eve-teasers to face externment in Odisha, say Police

The eve-teasers, who have emerged as major nuisance for the society, will be served externment order while women special police officers will assist the men in unform to curb such crimes.

published on : 3rd January 2020

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal rolls out streetlight plan for women’s safety

The scheme was announced two months ago as a step towards reducing dark spots, which are deemed unsafe for women, in the city.

published on : 31st December 2019
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