We know Delhi is unsafe for women and children. But just how unsafe?
The latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data quantifies our worst fears - with 927 children raped in Delhi in 2015, nearly three children get raped in the national capital every day.
As per Delhi Police statistics till September 30, 2016, at least one girl was raped every 12 hours.
3 children raped in Delhi every day: NCRB
Lack of community participation among migrant population a major concern
Child rights activists, juvenile justice lawyers and policemen cite several reasons for the spread of this social malady.
Lack of community participation among the city's gigantic migrant population, pornography consumption by unaware teenagers, no sex education and gender sensitization in schools, and poor deterrence - delayed trials, lack of special courts, shoddy investigations and low conviction rate - all promote gender violence.
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The Delhi Police was also rapped for not recruiting even half of the 4,227 personnel till date, which were sanctioned for separating crime investigation from law and order upkeep.
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