Panaji: The coastal state Friday launched ‘Pink Force’ attached to Goa Police to respond towards the crime against women, children and tourists in the state.
Chief minister Pramod Sawant launched the force in a function held at Panaji in presence of Deputy chief minister Chandrakant Kavlekar and Panaji MLA Atanasio Monserratte.
He said that the force would be commissioned at eleven police stations during the initial stage and later would be extended to all the police stations.
He said that this all-women force has been trained to handle all kind of situations and would be dealing towards prevention of crime.
Sawant said that the force would be operational round the clock catering to women, children and tourists.
“In a big way, we will work towards the prevention of crime,” he said pointing out that recently the state inaugurated Cyber Crime Cell which will be operational under Crime Branch.