Wake up call….• As per Delhi Police, a woman is raped every 18 hours or molested every 14 hours in the Capital.• Delhi-NCR takes the top slot for crimes ranging from murders and rapes to dowry deaths and abductions.• In 1971, approx.2500 rape cases were registered while in 2011, approx. 24000 cases were registered, witnessing a jump of 870%.• Total incidences of crime against women in 2002 were approx. 1.46 Lakh and that in 2011 were approx. 2.28 Lakh.• For every 1 Lakh women and girls, as compared to seven rape victims in Delhi, there were three in Mumbai and two in Bangalore and Chennai.• Delhi constitutes of 2.4 % of total Rape cases held in India in 2011. Source: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/a-woman-is-raped-every-18-hrs-in-delhi/1/125779.html & NCRB
Where do We Stand..?? Source: National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), Govt. of India
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Cant afford to buy a pepper spray ?Make-at-home chilli spray.....• This campaign mirchi jhonk’ was undertaken by Delhi Police in outer Delhi.• The police, have also handed out 5,000 dispensers so far, in collaboration with SKMS Memorial Foundation, a voluntary group part of the police campaign. Source: Article can be accessed at Hindustan Times 04 May 2011
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