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How have you used Nirbhaya fund,HC to govt

The amount was a part of the Rs 1,000-crore Nirbhaya fund for rape victims.

During a hearing on the suo motu PIL relating to the issue of women’s safety in the capital,the Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the government to explain how it had utilised the Rs 15-crore victim compensation fund created after the December 16 gangrape case. The amount was a part of the Rs 1,000-crore Nirbhaya fund for rape victims.

On Wednesday,advocate Meera Bhatia told the court that the funds were not being used properly. The court asked the government to submit a status report by Friday.