Ys Jagan Sarkar has come up with an ambitious disha bill for the safety of women in the state. This decision by Jagan is an ideal for many states. They are also interested in implementing this law in their states. A few other states like Delhi is also focusing on the direction bill. They have asked to send a copy of AP govt’s bill.
Disha act implementation by YS Jagan govt in AP.
Special Team came from Maharashtra to study the disha bill or act of 2019. On Thursday, Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy held a meeting. The team came to the CM camp office in Tadepalli and asked Jagan about the disha law. Among those who met Jagan were Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, DGP Suboth Kumar, Additional CS and two other senior IPS officers. AP Ministers Makati Sucharitha, Thanati Vanitha, DGP Gautam Sawang, Neela Sahani as the Chief Secretary and Diploma Special Officer Deepika participated in the meeting.
Maharashtra home minister has appreciated the Jagan’s ideology.
Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has praised the Andhra Pradesh government’s implementation of the law. Chief Minister Jagan Maharashtra felicitated the Home Minister.
Earlier, AP Home Minister Sucharitha met Maharashtra team with CS Neelam Sahni. Officers of the two states met in the 1st block of the Secretariat. She explained the Maharashtra team the policy of implementing the elements of the disha law. Maharashtra police chiefs have raised doubts about the disha law. Home Minister Gootti Sucharita explained to the Maharashtra team how the disha app works.
The AP Assembly has approved the disha bill that Jagan Sarkar prestigiously brought. According to the bill, the investigation of rape cases should be completed in a matter of days. Previously, the trial of these cases took 4 months. The district court is under set up for trial of crimes against women and children. These courts act like fast-track courts. Only crimes against women and children are being investigated in these courts.
What are the offences covered in the Disha bill
Action against people posting obscene posts on social media. Two years for first offense, four years imprisonment for second offense. Under current laws, sexual assault on young children can only take a maximum of five years. The bill has a design to provide maximum life imprisonment to offenders, depending on the severity of the crime.
Disha app launched tested and is working
The government has taken key decisions to strengthen the disha law. Two female officers have been taking responsibility for the implementation of the law. 2013 batch IAS officer Kritika Shukla and 2014 batch IPS officer M Deepika have taken charge. This is to supervise the enforcement of direction law. Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy inaugurated the directional police station at Rajahmundry in East Godavari district.