Bhubaneswar, Jan 31: Commissionerate police today issued a helpline number for women plying on buses in Commissionerate jurisdiction.
Police said that women facing any kind of harassment while travelling in buses can dial 100/ 0674-2543541 and 9437581575. They can also send a message on WhatsApp number- 9437581575 for seeking help.
Police said that incidents related to women harassment will be dealt with stringent action. “Women can directly call the helpline number to register their complaints and concerned police stations will be communicated the matter immediately. We will also keep the identity of the women secret lodging complaints through the helpline,” said a police official.