Indian women design ‘anti-rape’ jeans containing electronic tracker

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Two Indian women have designed a line of ‘anti-rape’ jeans that send a distress signal to local police who then can locate and help the victim. 

It comes after a string of brutal attacks in the country which have horrified the world.

Diksha Pathak, 21, and Anjali Srivastava, 23, from India’s northern Varanasi city, said they have installed a small electronic device in the jeans which – when pressed – will send a call to the nearest police station.  

Diksha Pathak, 21, and Anjali Srivastava, 23, have designed a line of 'anti-rape' jeans that send a distress signal to local police who then can locate and help the victimDiksha Pathak, 21, and Anjali Srivastava, 23, designed a line of ‘anti-rape’ jeans that send a distress signal to local police who then can locate and help the victim

Almost 200 police stations in the area have been equipped with the technology to receive the alarm from the jeans when activated.

If tests to…

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