Mysuru, April 16:- The strict measures taken by the city police to control the spread of coronavirus have effectively reduced the crime rate in the city.
The coronavirus has affected thieves as well. The crime rate has reduced a lot in the city in the past 3 months. Except for a few fights, no criminal cases have been recorded in the city. The website of the city police department too shows that there are no criminal cases in the city.
There were 256 cases including 4 thefts, 8 burglaries, 12 deaths, 2 dowry deaths, 2 petty cases in January. But no serious crime has occurred in March in the city. (MR/KS)