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Sexual harassment of policewomen by their male

The National Police Commission (NPC) yesterday said that a new mechanism had been put in place to tackle sexual harassment of policewomen by their male counterparts.

Addressing the media at the NPC, BMICH premises, Secretary to the institution N. Ariyadasa Cooray explained that a senior woman law enforcement officer had been designated for each province to receive complaints.

Both Cooray and NPC Chairman Prof. Siri Hettige discussed measures taken to improve safety and security and also facilitate inquiry in case of sexual harassment (SF).