Desk: Ever since the government of good governance came in Bihar, there has been a decrease in some criminal cases. However, it has not decreased as much as it should have. Every past day, cases of criminal offenses are coming out from different areas of the state, according to the latest report released by the Bihar Police Headquarters recently, Bihar has come at the 25th place in the crime case in the country.
While releasing the figures, the State Police Headquarters has claimed that according to the data for the year 2020 released by the National Crime Records Bureau, the national crime rate is 487.9. In comparison, the crime rate in Bihar is 211.3. Bihar ranks eighth at the national level in terms of murder. A total of 2910 criminal cases of murder were registered in 2019 till November, whereas, 2607 cases have been registered till November 2021.
Bihar ranks 29th in terms of crime against women. There has also been a decrease in the case of rape. A total of 1375 cases were registered in 2019 till November. At the same time, 1338 cases were registered till November 2021. The crime rate of Bihar in this case has been 1.4 as compared to the national average rate of 4.3.
The same has come in the case of dacoity in Bihar, in 2019, 353 cases of dacoity were registered. Whereas, in 2021 till November only 239 cases have been registered. Similarly, loot has also declined and Bihar’s rank is 13th. Bihar is jointly 12th with 25 states in terms of kidnapping for ransom. Road dacoities have come down by 38.8 per cent and bank dacoities by 53.8 per cent.
Let us tell you that there has also been a decrease in rape cases. A total of 1375 cases were registered in the year 2019 till November, while 1338 cases have been registered till November this year. The crime rate of Bihar in this case has been 1.4 as compared to the national average rate of 4.3. And in the year 2020, Bihar is 31st.
The national average crime rate is 25 in the head of the Scheduled Castes and Tribes Atrocities Act. Bihar ranks third in this top with a crime rate of 44.5 in the year 2020. Even in the case of riots, Bihar is better than many states. 6797 cases were registered in the year 2019 and 5801 cases have been registered till November this year.