Mumbai ranks 2nd after Delhi in crimes against women, reveals NCRB data
- According to the latest data released by the National Crime Records Bureau, Mumbai recorded 6,519 cases, after national capital Delhi at 12,902 cases during the year 2019.
- However, there has been a drop of 1.5% in crimes in Maharashtra.
- In 2019, the state recorded 3.41 lakh cases, down from 3.46 lakh in the previous year.
- Sadly, the city has ranked first in cases of insult to women’s modesty at 575 (Delhi is second at 456).