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Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
08 JAN 2019 5:11PM by PIB Delhi
Investigation into Cases of Sexual Offences

As a part of the initiatives for Safety of Women, the Ministry of Home Affairs has launched the National Database on Sexual Offenders (NDSO) on 20th September 2018.  This online facility is exclusively for the use of law enforcement agencies having access to Inter-operable Criminal Justice System (ICJS).  As on 28th Decembers 2018, the NDSO has 4,93,778 records of offenders involved in sexual offences like rape, gang rape, eve teasing, stalking, child abuse etc.

 

This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir in written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.

 

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