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Jalandhar police starts online counseling for women facing domestic violence

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The Fact News Service

Jalandhar, May 25

In a unique initiative aimed at mitigating the woes of women facing the domestic violence during lockdown, the Jalandhar police has started the facility of online counseling helpline for such women through teleconferencing.

Divulging the details, the Commissioner of Police Gurpreet Singh Bhullar said that due to lockdown the complaints regarding domestic violence amongst women were pouring in. He said that to redress such complaints and ensure the safety and security of the women, the Commissionerate Police has constituted a special panel under Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police D Sudharvizhi.

Bhullar said that a Sub Inspector rank officer Monica Arora would be heading the panel with two Assistant Sub Inspectors Asha Kiran and Suman Bala.

The Commissioner of Police said that apart from three police officers equal number of psychiatrists Dr. Jasbir Kaur, Dr. Sarabjit Singh and Ms. Rajbeer Kaur would be holding the counseling of the complainants. He said that due to lockdown it was not possible for the complainant to move easily and pursue the case, so this decision has been taken by the Commissionerate Police. Bhullar said that if any woman complaints about her problem to the police then this panel would contact her on the phone.

The Commissioner of Police said that through conference call the panel would undertake counseling of the aggrieved woman and find the solution of her problems. Further, he said that the basic idea was to facilitate the distressed women for securing justice in the cases pertaining to domestic violence.

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