Home Secretary to head STF looking into women safety issues

Last Updated: Tue, Jan 01, 2013 13:10 hrs

Union Home Secretary R.K.Singh will head a Special Task Force (STF) that will look into the safety issues of women in Delhi and review the functioning of Delhi Police on an ongoing basis.

The Chief Secretary, Delhi, the Delhi Police Commissioner, the Special Commissioner of Police(Traffic), the Special Commissioner of Police (Law and Order), Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women, Chairperson, NDMC, Transport Commissioner, Commissioner, East Delhi Municipal Corporation, Commissioner, North Delhi Municipal Corporation, Commissioner, South Delhi Municipal Corporation, Excise Commissioner, GNCTD and Joint Secretary (UT) will be the other members of the Special Task Force.

The STF may co-opt any such Member /Task Force may deem fit.

The STF will also take into consideration the suggestions made by Members of the Parliament during the debate on the issue.

The STF shall continuously review action taken by the Delhi Police and Delhi Government. (ANI)

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