Taking into consideration the status of women’s safety in the country and the vulnerabilities that women face while moving outside in night Nagpur police has decided to launch a dropping facility for stranded women at night.
We are providing “HOME-DROP” facility for the Safety and Security of Women:
Any woman who is alone/stranded, with no means to go home, between 9pm – 5am, would be safely escorted by us till her home, FREE of Cost.
DIAL 100 or 1091 or 07122561103.#NagpurPolice#AlwaysThere4U— Nagpur City Police (@NagpurPolice) December 4, 2019
Recently the Punjab Police launched an initiative to drop women home safely if they are stranded outside between 9 pm and 6 am. The Nagpur police have soon followed the suit and have made the announcement.
Women’s safety has once again came to question in India after a veterinary doctor in Hyderabad was raped and burnt alive last week.
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