POINT­ERS FOR A BET­TER CITY

Hindustan Times (Patna) - - SPECIAL -

HT has started a cam­paign to make Delhi safer for women:

Ef­fec­tive polic­ing

Of the 83,762 Delhi Po­lice per­son­nel, nearly 45,000 are not avail­able for polic­ing. That needs to change

Tech for safety

More CCTVs and pa­trol vans, cen­tralised con­trol room and data­base, ef­fec­tive use of so­cial me­dia

Tight­en­ing law

Much stricter penal­ties, bet­ter pros­e­cu­tion, fast-track- ing of cases and a sex of­fend­ers’ reg­is­ter

Vic­tim’s care

Phys­i­cal and psy­cho­log­i­cal pro­tec­tion of the vic­tim through the le­gal process. Proper re­ha­bil­i­ta­tion

Chang­ing mind­set

Sen­si­tis­ing the po­lice and in­tro­duc­ing gen­der­sen­si­tive school syl­labi with help of ed­u­ca­tion­ists, NGOs

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