Maharashtra sanctions Rs 100 cr to set up females help tables in police stations Your Home Ministry has sanctioned Rs 100 crore through the Nirbhaya fund to put together women assist desks in law enforcement stations throughout the country.
A house ministry declaration mentioned the women help desks would give attention to making police stations much more females-pleasant and approachable, because they would be the very first and single point of make contact with for any female walking into a police station.
The ministry has sanctioned a amount Rs 100 crore from the Nirbhaya fund for establishing and building up of the women assist desks in law enforcement officials stations, the assertion stated.
The scheme would be carried out from the says and Union Territories, and lady police officers will be deployed at these support desks. The officers of ladies assist desks could be taught to be hypersensitive towards women.
These support tables might have enlisted panel of specialists like psychologists, NGOs and attorneys to help legal help, coaching, rehabilitation, shelter and counselling among others.
The transfer emerged a fortnight after a youthful veterinarian was gang-raped and murdered near Hyderabad, ultimately causing protests in different parts of the country.