A response given by Government in Vidhan Sabha revealed a shocking statistic about the crime rate in Udaipur. The response revealed a murder every 4.3 days in Udaipur.
The statistic came in response to a question by BJP MLA from Alwar, Banwari Lal Singhal. The response from Government noted that Rajasthan reported a total of 6091 murders in the last 4 years.
The largest number of murders were reported in Jaipur with 677 cases in four years. Jaipur was followed by Alwar (420 murders), Bharatpur (356) and Udaipur (339 murders).
339 murders in 4 years in Udaipur translates to a staggering 85 murders every year!
A search for silver lining in anyways bleak statistic reveals that 93% of the murder cases were solved.