July 6, 2022

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): Crime in opposition to ladies has higher via 19.81% in previous 5 years (2017-2021) in Madhya Pradesh. Instances underneath Dowry Prohibition Act have noticed the steepest upward push via 129.10%.

The details got here to fore in a written answer within the state meeting on Monday according to a query filed via Congress MLA Kunal Chowdhary.

The Congress MLA had requested main points of crime in opposition to ladies in MP from 2017- 2021. As many as, 32,802 circumstances have been filed underneath quite a lot of sections of crime in opposition to ladies in 2021.

In keeping with answer filed via house minister Narottam Mishra, circumstances of acid assault have long gone down via 33.33% in previous 5 years, circumstances of dowry deaths are down via 14.22% and home violence via 10.28%.

Easiest upward push of crime in opposition to ladies was once seen in circumstances registered underneath Dowry Prohibition Act. The circumstances higher via 129.10%. Total, 307 circumstances have been registered in 2021 as in opposition to 134 in 2020.

In keeping with data, very best circumstances, about 87.50% were registered underneath Immoral Site visitors Prevention Act.

In keeping with state house division, crime in opposition to ladies are registered underneath 16 major sections. In 2017, 29,267 circumstances have been registered that higher to 32,802 in 2021, an building up via 19.81% in previous 5 years.

Ladies law enforcement officials

But even so asking main points on crime in opposition to ladies, Congress MLA Kunal additionally requested questions associated with energy of police ladies within the state.

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The answer said that IPS ladies officials represent 9.18% of police drive within the state. In all, 305 posts for IPS are sanctioned in MP. Out of overall, 28 officials are ladies.

At ASP stage, 20.56% ladies officials were posted whilst at DSP stage, their energy is 13%.

As many as 52 Mahila and 1,035 Normal Police Stations are being run in state. In stateís Mahila Police Stations, there are 1,104 sanctioned posts during which 467 are vacant.

In all, 4070 ladies police officers are posted in 1035 normal police stations around the state. On the whole police stations, there’s no provision of reservation of posts for ladies.

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Revealed on: Monday, March 14, 2022, 11:33 PM IST