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Uttar Pradesh: Centre approves Rs 194.44 crore Safe City Project for Lucknow

It was approved by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs as part of its plans to implement Safe City Projects in eight selected cities

SC raps Madhya Pradesh govt: You value a rape at Rs 6,500. Are you doing charity?

Despite getting the maximum amount of allocation under the Nirbhaya Fund, Madhya Pradesh had only spent around Rs one crore on 1,951 rape victims.


‘One Stop Centres for rape survivors set up hastily, failed in intent’

As on August 2017, a total of 151 One Stop Centres are set up across India under the Nirbhaya fund to provide integrated services for surivors of sexual violence.

Nirbhaya Fund: The long and cumbersome road to compensation

At anytime, the DLSA has a corpus of Rs 25 crore in its account for the scheme.

Committee constituted for approving schemes under Nirbhaya Fund

In the current fiscal, the government allocated a sum of Rs 1,000 crore for the Nirbhaya fund.

Over 20000 Railway coaches to get CCTV cameras to improve security

Though railways has plans to install CCTV cameras in a maximum number of trains, not many barring a few suburban services could be equipped with surveillance cameras so far.


Maneka mulls ‘crisis centres’ in every state, UT by August

Gandhi said the government is very strict on the issue of sex-related crimes against women.

Nirbhaya Fund still remains unspent : AAP

Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti organised a human chain at Mandi House to throw light on women security.

State push for CCTV cameras in girls’ colleges

The government, however, has planned to ask the institutions to manage the expenses from their own resources.

New systems for women in distress

The project is to be implemented in 114 identified cities.

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UP Govt To Launch 'Pink' AC Buses For Women Using Nirbhaya Fund

The Uttar Pradesh government has come up with a proposal to launch pink air-conditioned buses exclusively for women, news agency IANS quoted an official. Funds have been sanctioned for 50 buses by union government’s Ministry of Women and Child Development from its ‘Nirbhaya Fund’. The official also said that the staff, including the conductor, will […]