To address the issues regarding the fairer gender in the state, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao sanctioned to set up one-stop crisis centers in every district by the end of December. A senior IAS officer said that three centers will be set up in Hyderabad while all other districts will have one centre each.
Poonam Malakondaiah, a senior IAS officer said, “These centers will redress the grievances of children and women in distress due to any atrocity”.
The one-stop crisis centers will help the women to lodge complaints against any sort of violence. The Centers will be responsible for the further proceedings.
The women who do not like to visit a police station for any reason will be benefitted with these centers. Each center will have a counselor, lady advocate, police personnel headed by a lady SP.