Kolkata: Safest City in India

  • In a recent report published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), Kolkata has emerged as the safest city in India for the third consecutive year.
  • The city recorded the least number of cognisable offences per lakh population among metropolises, showcasing a remarkable feat in ensuring public safety.
  • The NCRB data revealed that Kolkata reported 86.5 cases of cognisable offences per lakh people in 2022.
  • This marked a significant drop from the previous year’s count of 103.4 cases, showcasing a consistent decline. In 2020, the number was higher at 129.5, indicating a positive trend in crime reduction.
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