Crime rate dips in India as few people venturing out

135.26 Crore of the population with approx 32,000 rape per year. Indian courts disposed of only about 18,300 cases related to rape per year,  leaving more than 127,800 cases pending at the end of a year.

Also, 45,000 plus homicides every year, overall India is a country where crime happens every day, every hour, every sec.

It has been more than 40 days India is experiencing lock down all over country for citizens to be safe from COVID-19 pandemic.

During the lockdown, India is experiencing a higher dip in the crime rate in the whole country, especially the states/UT’s like Delhi, Haryana, Meerut cities which are known for their higher crime rate.

There are 70% fewer cases registered for “rape”, 40% fewer cases for “murder” and 100% fall in “child abuse”, and 80% fall in “road accidents” but small increase in “domestic abuse”, said police officials

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