CBI begins search operations in 14 states in connection with child sexual abuse case

The central agency registered 23 separate cases on 14 Nov against 83 people allegedly involved in online child sexual abuse and exploitation

Press Trust of India November 16, 2021 15:59:25 IST
CBI begins search operations in 14 states in connection with child sexual abuse case

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New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday started a coordinated search operation at 76 locations in 14 states against 83 people allegedly involved in sexual abuse of children and posting and circulating abuse material on the web space, officials said.

The central agency registered 23 separate cases on November 14 against 83 people allegedly involved in online child sexual abuse and exploitation, they said.

Searches are being conducted in Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Bihar, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Haryana, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh, CBI spokesperson RC Joshi said.

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