The crime price in Delhi dropped by means of 42 consistent with cent since March 15 when restrictions have been in position to stop COVID-19 unfold as in comparison to the similar length closing 12 months, police mentioned on Friday.
In keeping with information shared by means of police, a complete of one,990 circumstances had been registered from March 15 to 31 as towards 3,416 circumstances all the way through the similar length closing 12 months.
Even earlier than the national lockdown used to be imposed, the Delhi govt had banned non secular, social, cultural and political gatherings in addition to protests comprising greater than 50 folks within the nationwide capital.
There was a 50 consistent with cent decline in circumstances associated with outraging modesty of girls whilst 42 consistent with cent decline in kidnapping circumstances as in comparison to closing 12 months all the way through the similar length, 64 consistent with cent decline in abduction circumstances, 77 consistent with cent decline in extortion, 51 consistent with cent decline in theft, 60 consistent with cent decline in deadly injuries, in keeping with information.
Out of the entire 1,990 circumstances, 53 circumstances of theft, 181 circumstances of snatching, 27 circumstances below sections of grievous harm, 55 circumstances of housebreaking, 1,243 circumstances of motor automobile robbery, 66 case of area robbery, 72 circumstances below sections of outraging modesty of girls, 150 circumstances of kidnapping, whilst 112 circumstances of injuries and not using a casualties have been reported.
On March 24, High Minister Narendra Modi had introduced an entire lockdown around the nation for 21 days to keep an eye on the unfold of COVID-19.
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