Crime rate in Mumbai rises back

Neighbourhood News Desk/Mumbai/Avi Arya

In the metro-Politian city like Mumbai where the crime rate was falling in 2017, it has rose back again in 2018. This year between January and November 2018, the Mumbai police registered 33,182 FIR. Despite small crimes like theft and chain snatchings were on the scale of declining in which women and children were targeted the most.

Out of 730 incidents the majority of minor girls are used to be victims as well as survivors but According to the Social worker and human rights activist Priti Patkar “We have seen more and more cases of minor boys being sexually abused as well.”


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