Today Current Affairs - UP govt. to open in all districts to provide prompt help to victims of crime against women
Uttar pradesh government has decided to open Nirbhaya Centers in all districts to provide prompt help to the victims of crime against women. Quoting chief secretary alok ranjan air lucknow correspondent reports that nirbhaya centers will be set up in women hospitals or women police stations with the view to providing immediate medical and other help to the victims of crime or violence against women.
Chief secretary briefing a meeting friday at lucknow said arrangements should be made for lodging firs of the victims at these nirbhaya centers.
For running and overall monitoring of these centres at the state level a committee headed by the chief secretary would be set up soon and nodal officers will be nominated in home- medical- health and law departments for completing necessary works for setting up these centers.