Sopore, April 10, 2021: To help the women/girls in distress such as facing harassment or any kind of abuse or violence, Police have inaugurated Women Help Desk in Police District Sopore.
On the directions of SP Sopore Shri Sudhanshu Verma-IPS, Sopore Police today inaugurated the Women Help Desk in Police District Sopore.
The help desk is aimed to respond to all such calls made by the women who are victims of domestic violence. The growing incidents of violences like domestic violence, dowry demand on marriages, social discrimination, or any kind of abuse or violence demands an immediate redressal mechanism.
As the idea is to provide a prompt and reliable response mechanism to all the reports and information of domestic violence and offenses against women, a 24×7 help desk has been kept at disposal of the women of the district to reach out to Police in case of domestic violence or any related offense. This initiative is aimed to cater the need to ensure timely action and fair audience of all aggrieved, so the principles of natural justice are upheld.
Sopore police urges everyone not to sit silently whenever they witness any crime against women. They should come and report such crimes to Police so that necessary legal action can be taken and our society can be made a better place for women. Women can contact Sopore Police on following number 01954-225333, 9596773024 & 9596773025.