Jammu and Kashmir Police in Srinagar have established a round the clock helpline to help women facing harassment or violence, officials said.
“To help the women/girls in distress such as facing harassment or any kind of abuse or violence, Help Line dedicated 24×7 by District police Srinagar has been established for women and girls at Women’s Police Station Rambagh, Srinagar,” said police spokesman.
The spokesman in a statement said that on the directions of SSP Srinagar Dr M.Haseeb Mughal, he said the helpline for women/girls was today inaugurated by the DySP Headquarters Srinagar Irshad Hussain Rather along with SHO Women’s Police Station Rambagh Khalida Parveen and Senior Prosecuting Officer Shafaq Murtaza.
“Srinagar police has requested women /girls come forward and contact on these numbers for any kind of assistance or emergency,” said the spokesman.
“Women Helpline numbers in Women’s Police Station, Rambagh Srinagar are: 9596770601 (WhatsApp also) and 9596770602,” a police spokesman in a statement.