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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
LOK SABHA
STARRED QUESTION NO: 256
ANSWERED ON:  13.03.2018
Alleged Sexual Harassment of Women Police Personnel
GEETHA KOTHAPALLI
Will the Minister of



HOME AFFAIRS be pleased to state:-


(a) whether a group of women personnel in Delhi Police had submitted a complaint against one of their superior officers, alleging sexual harassment and if so, the details thereof;

(b) whether any legal action has been taken so far;

(c) if so, the details thereof and if not, the reasons therefor; and

(d) the steps being taken by the Government to protect the women police personnel in Delhi Police from such harassment?


ANSWER
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
(SHRI HANSRAJ GANGARAM AHIR)
(a) to (d): A statement is laid on the Table of the House.

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STATEMENT IN REPLY TO THE LOK SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. *256 FOR 13.03.2018.

(a) to (c): Delhi Police has reported that during the last three years, one complaint was received where a group of women police personnel posted in Provisioning & Logistics Unit of Delhi Police had complained against their Inspector. On the basis of the complaint, a Departmental Enquiry has been initiated against the Inspector.

(d): A “Central Internal Complaint Committee” is functioning in Delhi Police. Besides, as per the existing guidelines “Internal Complaint Committees” have been formed in all Districts/Units to look into the alleged incidents of sexual harassment at work place.



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