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State/UT-wise Crimes Committed by Foreigners during 2020

February 22, 2022

A total of 1,937 cases were registered in 2020 against foreigners as compared to 2,652 cases in the year 2019, showing a decrease of 27.0%.

The top 10 States/UTs in terms of crimes committed by foreigners were West Bengal, Karnataka, Delhi, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Tripura, and Haryana during 2020.

The highest crimes 635 were committed by foreigners in West Bengal during 2020.

Note – As per data provided by States/UTs. States/UTs may not be compared purely on the basis of crime figures.

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Resource Title: State/UT-wise Crime by Foreigners during 2020

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Source: Ministry of Home Affairs, Department of States, National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)