59 schemes under Nirbhaya Fund for women safety

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New Delhi, June 27, 2019 : A total of 59 proposals/schemes have been received from various Ministries and State Governments and UT Administrations under Nirbhaya Fund during the last three years 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19 onwards. The details of the proposals/ schemes are given below:

Till date, 30 projects/ schemes have been appraised and recommended by the Empowered Committee of officers for funding under Nirbhaya Fund.

Details of proposals/ projects/ schemes received for funding under Nirbhaya Fund during the last three years 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19 onwards.

 (From April, 2016 to till date)

Sl. No. Proposal Details Received from
Installation of CCTV and GPS devices in the buses (DTC+Cluster) Govt. of NCT Delhi
Installation of CCTV in modern stainless steel bus queue shelters located at strategic locations Govt. of NCT Delhi
Proposal for development of an QR based App with installation of GPS in auto-rickshaws/ small vehicles (Abhaya Project) Transport Department,

Govt. of Andhra Pradesh

Proposal of RSRTC. Transport Department,

Govt. of Rajasthan

Installation of CCTVs in class rooms East DMC, Govt. of NCT Delhi
Panic Button System in Public Transport Vehicles Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Chirali Proposal, Women Empowerment Directorate Department, of Women & Child Development (WCD), Govt. of Rajasthan
Self Defence Training Scheme MHA
Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), Govt. of Karnataka on Training women for heavy passengers vehicles Transport Department, Govt. of Karnataka
Proposal for implementing a ‘Safe City Project’ in Commissionerate Police, Bhubaneswar-Cuttack, Govt. of Odisha Govt. of Odisha
Innovative projects for preventing violence against women & girls. Govt. of Maharashtra
Safe City Programme for Jabalpur, Indore & Gwalior. Department, of WCD,Govt. of MP
Proposal on awareness programme for safety and security of women (in 5 districts) Department, of WCD,

Govt. of Uttárakhand

Proposal for installation of CCTVs in buses of UPSRTC, Lucknow


Transport Department, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
Nirbhaya Shelter Home in Kohima Department, of Social Welfare, Govt. of Nagaland
National Resource Centre for Mitigation of Sexual Assaults from Raksha Shakti University Govt. of Gujarat
Cyber Security, Safety and Privacy of women by

C-DAC, Hyderabad

Delhi Police on Safe City Project MHA
Various other activities under scheme of safety of women of Delhi Police MHA
Safe City Project for 8 Cities- Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad and Lucknow MHA
Forensic Lab for Women/ sexual violence at CFSL, Chandigarh MHA
Proposal of C-DAC for customization, deployment and management of State-wise vehicle tracking platform. Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH )
Strengthening DNA analysis, cyber forensic & related facilities in SFSLs MHA
Proposal for Design, Development and Implementation of “Single Security Help App” for security of women passengers. Ministry of Railways
Provision of Video Surveillance System at Konkan Railway Stations Ministry of  Railways
Proposal for installation of security device in buses of Uttarakhand Transport Corp. Transport Department, Govt. of Uttarakhand
Proposal for installation of 200 CCTV Cameras in Buses to ensure safety of women and girl child. Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Strategic Communication Initiatives for Women’s Safety and Security Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Proposal for setting up suicide prevention Helpline in the State. Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Proposals from 12 Universities of Tamil Nadu regarding women safety Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Women’s Safety and Security concerns and violence against women in Bihar through multi-sectoral convergence efforts. Govt. of Bihar


Proposal for scaling up the Special Cells for Women to 112 sub divisional police stations. Govt. of Bihar


Proposals for ‘Shaurya Dal Programme’ Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
Proposal of KSRTC, Transport Deptt., Karnataka MoRTH
Proposal of NSRTC, Transport Deptt. Nagaland MoRTH
Proposal of RSRTC., Transport Deptt.,  Rajasthan MoRTH
Proposal for procurement of Forensic Kits for sexual Assault cases MHA
Proposal for setting up Fast Track Special Courts to dispose-off cases pending trial under Rape & POCSO Act Department of Justice
Proposal on awareness programme for safety and security of women (in 2 additional districts) Department of WCD,

Govt. of Uttarakhand

Proposal for establishment of One Stop Sexual Assault Examination, Care & Research Centre, AIIMS AIIMS, Delhi
Proposal to set up Protection Houses for combating Honour Killing Department, of WCD, Haryana
Proposal for Sashakta Vahini for capacity building programme for women and girls Department, of WCD, Madhya Pradesh
Setting up of Home for mentally ill women, Govt. of Manipur


Setting up of Night Shelters for vulnerable women including drug users and sexual workers,
Providing self defense training for women and girls.
Installation of CCTV in vulnerable areas of Imphal
Proposal to establish and strengthening of Women Safety, Security and Redressal Programmes under Kidwai Cancer Institute, Karnataka Kidwai Cancer Institute, Karnataka
Proposal for setting up of CCTV monitoring and backup Govt. of Puducherry
Proposal for safety and security of women Department of Social Security & WCD, Punjab
Proposal for Integrated Intelligence strengthening & surveillance, creation of Women Police Station etc. Police Department,

Govt. of Puducherry

Proposal for SSWANGINI Department of WCD, Govt. of Puducherry
Preventive and reducing violence against young women Department of WCD, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
Construction of reading cum library for girls, career counselling District Magistrate, Sirmour, HP
Renovation/ repair and extension of Heritage Building District Magistrate, Sirmour, HP
Safe Tourism Destination for women in MP Tourism Department,

Govt. of Madhya Pradesh

Procurement of Buses as ladies special in all districts of J&K Transport Department, Jammu & Kashmir
Proposal to ensure women safety in prisons 13 Jails of Punjab Police Department,


Procurement of buses and interceptor vehicles, implementation of passenger information system Transport Department, Haryana
Women rehabilitation centre for the Sakhi- One Stop Centre(OSC) inhabitants and provision of vehicle (four wheeler) in all 27 OSCs WCD Department, Chhattisgarh

This information was given by the Minister of Women and Child Development, Smriti Zubin Irani, in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.