'Chuppi Tod' campaign started in Raipur to curb domestic violence during lockdown

To address the domestic violence issue, Raipur Police has launched 'Chuppi Tod' campaign in the district. During lockdown period, several domestic violence cases were reported in the state. While speaking to ANI, Raipur SSP, Arif Sheikh said, "Many domestic violence cases were reported during this lockdown period. To address the issue we have launched a 'Chuppi Tod' campaign. Under this, we have analysed domestic violence cases in the last 3 years and identified around 1500 victims." "We randomly call around 50 domestic violence victims on a daily basis to ensure their well being. In the last 4 days, we have received more than 150 complaints, of which around 10-15 were by men who complained against their wives," he added.