Woman safety in India has become an illusion. As the gruesome rape and murder of a telangana girl shook the whole nation girls are scared to stroll even in their own neighborhood. Even a strange stare from auto driver shakes the confidence. Taking short cuts for a long main road has become a risk they aren’t willing to take. While returning back to their home no more woman are feeling safe at night times.
While the social media outraged and questioned the law people now demand strong punishment to the criminals.
Police in Ludhiana, Punjab has launched a scheme for working woman who looks for vehicle to return home. At late nights they can avail free police Vehicle to reach home. The scheme was launched by commissioner of police Rakesh Agarwal.
Under this particular initiative there will be a dedicated helpline number on which woman can seek help from the police.
“We have two dedicated helpline numbers, 1091 and 7837018555 for women’s help. Women can dial these two to get a free ride to their home in Ludhiana” Agarwal said.
Sure the initiative is Welcoming around the city. And the police said that women’s can also call the same number to complain sexual harassment.
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