26 - 10 - 2020

155 murder, 23 bride killing, 31 dowry death and 1872 unnatural death in last sixteen months

Agartala, Sept 2,2019:Data and report placed in assembly by  Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb who also holds home portfolio indicate law and order in state is far from  normal.

As per un – starred question raised by MLAs Sudan Das, Ratan Bowmik, Nirmal Biswas and Bijita Nath in assembly on Monday, it was stated  by Chief Minister from April 1st 2018 to July     31st 2019 there was 2053 death under various police station in the state. Lose of lives was due to murder, bride killing, dowry death, murder after rape.

In last sixteen months in state there was 155 murders,  1872 unnatural deaths, 23 bride killings, 31 dowry death and murder after rape in the state, according to statement laid in assembly by Chief Minister.

Besides, in last sixteen months there were incidents of 222 kidnapping and 809 incidents of Crime Against Women.   

It was also stated 267 accused was arrested involved in 212 murder cases and 240 cases of rape was also registered. In last sixteen months charge sheet was filed against 768 accused and 38 accused was convicted by court.