Two more all-women police stations in Ggn?
Taking into cognisance of the rising crimes against women and minors, there are plans to open two more women police station in Gurugram.
On Sunday, the single women police station situated in Sector -51 completed two years since it was open to people.
Speaking at the event, Sandeep Khirwar, Gurugram Police Commissioner, stated that there are plans to open two more women police station in the city that also included opening one in Old Gurugram.
The plan to open two women police station comes at a time when there has been a huge increase in crimes against women and minors.
Recently, the official data from Gurugram Police had stated that year on year, there has been a 25 per cent increase in the crimes against women.
Besides solving cases related to crimes against women, the women police station is also known for having the child friendly police station being set up.
Named, Phulwari (garden of flowers), the main objective of the police station has been to deal with the children that have been affected by sexual crimes and domestic violence and remove the sense of fear among them during interrogation.
Besides the child friendly police station, there are also counsellors who consult families affected by domestic violence.