All-woman police unit to patrol Jaipur streets

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Armed with customized batons, first-aid kits, search lights, communication equipment and PCR vans, an all-woman unit of Jaipur Police will now patrol the Pink City on bikes to prevent crimes against women. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

Armed with customized batons, first-aid kits, search lights, communication equipment and PCR vans, an all-woman unit of Jaipur Police will now patrol the Pink City on bikes to prevent crimes against women. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

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26 teams of two policewomen each will be deputed around the city to specifically deter and prevent crimes against women. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

26 teams of two policewomen each will be deputed around the city to specifically deter and prevent crimes against women. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

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The all-women unit of Jaipur Police will stand guard outside public places from 7 am to 11 pm on eight-hour shifts. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

The all-women unit of Jaipur Police will stand guard outside public places from 7 am to 11 pm on eight-hour shifts. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

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Udaipur was the first to launch an all-women patrolling wing in the state, which was flagged off by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje in October last year. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

Udaipur was the first to launch an all-women patrolling wing in the state, which was flagged off by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje in October last year. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

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Police commissioner, Sanjay Agrawal flagged off the Jaipur unit in the presence of representatives of a two-wheeler company which has donated 26 scooters for the purpose. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

Police commissioner, Sanjay Agrawal flagged off the Jaipur unit in the presence of representatives of a two-wheeler company which has donated 26 scooters for the purpose. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

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‘All the 52 women constables have under gone a training and are taught how to neutralise eve-teasers and patrol secluded areas.

‘All the 52 women constables have under gone a training and are taught how to neutralise eve-teasers and patrol secluded areas.

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Around 200 places have been initially identified where the teams will be deployed’, Nodal officer, Kamal Shekhawat said.

Around 200 places have been initially identified where the teams will be deployed’, Nodal officer, Kamal Shekhawat said.

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The formation of the ‘Lady Patrolling Unit’ comes after Uttar Pradesh’s Anti-Romeo Squad to deal with instances of sexual harassment and molestation of women.However, the police commissioner said that it has nothing to do with the UP initiative. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

The formation of the ‘Lady Patrolling Unit’ comes after Uttar Pradesh’s Anti-Romeo Squad to deal with instances of sexual harassment and molestation of women.However, the police commissioner said that it has nothing to do with the UP initiative. (Himanshu Vyas / HT Photo)

UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2017 09:14 AM IST
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