Andhra Pradesh

Woman PS set up to settle family disputes


Woman police station to resolve family disputes has been set up at Padmavathi Nagar in the town. DSP Kumara Swamy on Thursday said that two Sub-Inspectors, constables and experts would counsel women and their spouses every Saturday, if necessary, at the police station to settle disputes, including harassment from in-laws and assaults on them. Women under the limits of I-Town, II-Town, Vizianagaram (Rural), Denkada, Gurla, Nellimarla and Jami police stations could approach the police station.

The police personnel would initially counsel them for a patch-up. If they failed in their efforts, the police would register cases, he added. He said family counselling centres had also been setup at Parvathipuram and Bobbili police stations.

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