India saw a ‘marginal increase’ in crime against women in 2018

In a report, it has been claimed that crimes in India saw a ‘marginal increase’ in the first 45 days of this year (2018) as compared to the corresponding period of the previous year. it was reported that crimes against women seem to have dropped in the capital of New Delhi this year. According to figures released by Delhi Police, 836 cases of rape have been reported till May 31 compared with 924 in the same period last year. Molestation cases have gone down from 1,841 to 1,412.