Of all the Indian megalopolises, Delhi was the most dangerous for women in 2020, with 40 percent of rapes counted in the country’s metropolises. national data, today discloses those relating to the 19 cities with more than 2 million inhabitants, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Ghaziabad, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Mumbai , Nagpur, Patna, Pune and Surat.
Of the 2,533 rapes reported in total in these 19 cities, Delhi saw 967 (38%), followed by Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan which is, overall, the most dangerous state in the country, and by Mumbai, with 322 sexual assaults.
Yesterday the governor of Mumbai bragged in a tweet about safety for the women of his city, but evidently, commentators say, he was overwhelmed by the rush.
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