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Rakhi with Khakhi: Guinness World Record for Bilaspur Police

ANI  |  Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh) [India] 

Police in now holds the for its 'with Khakhi' as part of which women of all ages tied 'Rakhi' to 50,033 police officials in 10 hours and took selfies with them.

"Police under the leadership of Arif H. Shaikh, of Police, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, achieved a record of maximum selfies in 10 hours as a segment of #RakhiwithKhakhi initiative. A noble step towards women empowerment by forging bond between police and women to address the problems of sexual exploitation, eve teasing and domestic violence which was conducted on August 25, 2018 in schools, colleges, public places and community of city, making the spectacular outreach of 50,033 selfies portraying women of all age groups clicking selfies with the police constables and officials," read the certificate to the Bilaspur Police.

At an event here, Shaikh said that the 'with Khakhi' initiative was started by the police to make the occasion of special for the police personnel.

"Women of all ages took part in the initiative on a grand scale. This is the reason why we were able to set up this record," he added.

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First Published: Sun, December 02 2018. 05:24 IST
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