NEW DELHI: In 2014, 7,572 young children went lacking in Delhi. Despite the fact that police ended up in a position to trace 5,695 kids, one,877 are yet to be located.
To observe organised gangs associated in the kidnapping kids and pushing them into begging, Delhi Law enforcement has mounted biometric machines to identify beggars in the metropolis. Once detained, beggars will be taken to Sewa Kutir in Kingsway Camp where their fingerprints and images will be recorded in a databases.
Police will have immediate obtain to the info, which will be beneath the Office of Social Welfare. The information will be produced just before beggar courts and will assist recognize repeat offenders. The biometric system was initiated by Y S Dadwal even though he was law enforcement commissioner.
Law enforcement have caught as a lot of as 2,960 beggars at targeted traffic signals till September this year. The biometric program will aid police in catching kinds who return to the streets soon after rehabilitation.