Women cell D.E.F. Mokokchung was inaugurated on Wednesday at Police Station I, Mokokchung cell with SP Mokokchung Irshad Wali IPS as chief guest.
Delivering his speech, Mr. Wali explained that the purpose of establishing the Women Cell was to make women police proactive while dealing with women related crimes. He urged the personnel to place everyone equally before the eyes of the law.
Irshad Wali said the cell was opened to ensure that women related crime was not only from the point of victim but also from the accused side and its investigation and subsequent progress which is in consonance with women’s viewpoints, values and sentiments.
The SP further added that the establishment of Women Cell was in compliance as per the guidelines of MHA.
The SP called upon the women police personnel to work in close co-operation with women bodies such as Watsu Mungdang etc and ensure that women centric cases progress at the right place.
The program was attended various government officials, additional SP and other rank of DEF Mokokchung.
Short speeches were also delivered by additional SP and NGOs emphasizing on the necessity of having Women Cell at Mokokchung. The women Cell is presently headed by one SI, one ASI and 7 women Constables.