February, 12th 2018 |CRIME
The police have announced an alert in all the areas of Lucknow in view of Valentine’s Day on Wednesday, to prevent the amount of hooliganism by some extremist organisations.
Police officials said that police control room (UP100) and Anti Romeo Squad, constituted earlier by the state government, have also been sensitised to entertain girls’ complaints on priority basis, The Women Power Line (1090) will address emergency complaints related to misbehaviour with women and girls. “Directions have been assigned to in-charges of police stations and Anti Romeo Squads to deal with troublemakers strictly.
People getting involved in any kind mischief with women or trying to do any moral policing will be on our radar,” said Deepak Kumar, SSP, Lucknow.
Police will have an eye on every possible strategic locations to ensure women’s safety and vigil will be maintained outside schools, colleges, malls and crowded market areas.. “Women cops will be deployed at places where such incidents are apprehended and trouble makers will be dealt with strictly,” he added. Navniet Sekera, inspector general of police, 1090, said some phone lines will be put into service exclusively to handle women’s and girls’ complaints.