Kanpur police to launch drive against eve-teasers
In view of the recent spurt in crime against women in UP, Kanpur police have decided to launch a month-long drive against eve-teasers from July 1.
Kanpur: In view of the recent spurt in
crime against women in Uttar Pradesh, Kanpur Police have
decided to launch a month-long drive against eve-teasers from
Under the drive, a special police team named "Gunda
Daman Dal" will move around the city in plain clothes, keeping
a watch on men misbehaving with women, District Magistrate
Hari Om and DIG Rajesh Rai said in a joint press conference
here on Wednesday.
The drive is being undertaken to not only turn the
heat on eve-teasers, but also identify places where such acts
are frequently reported.
During the campaign police force, including women
constable, will keep a special vigil on girls` schools,
colleges, public places and market areas.
A list of those who have been held earlier in the
cases of eve-teasing will also be prepared to check their
movement, they said.