Bhubaneswar: Odisha is in news once more although for mistaken causes because the rate of crimes against women in 2020 is said to be the very best in the nation. This was revealed by the annual report launched by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) Tuesday which pegged the general crime rate against women at 112.9 for 2020.
The Odisha police registered 25,489 circumstances on fees of crimes against women in 2020 whereas it stood at 23,183 in 2019, the NCRB information claims.
As per the report, Odisha police registered 12,605 circumstances for assault on women, with intention to outrage the modesty which incorporates sexual harassment, voyeurism and stalking. The crime rate associated to assault on women stood at 55.8 in 2020, shamefully manner forward of different states.
Similarly, Odisha recorded registration of 3,232 circumstances on the allegations of disrobing women in 2020.
The NCRB report additionally revealed that the state with 615 circumstances stands third in terms of circumstances associated to insult to the modesty of women in 2020.
Meanwhile, the state with 3,775 circumstances additionally figures among the many high 10 states of the nation in kidnapping and abduction of women final 12 months. Odisha recorded third highest rate of kidnapping amongst all of the states in 2020.
Similarly, 526 circumstances associated to cybercrime offences against womenfolk have been registered in the state which can be highest in the nation.
With 292 circumstances for publishing sexually specific materials, the state stood at second place in the nation in 2020.
Likewise, as many as 234 cybercrime circumstances have been registered in reference to blackmailing, defamation and morphing of women, highest as in comparison with different states.
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