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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Ex-Bihar minister Manju Verma's husband surrenders; 50 live cartridges recovered
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Ex-Bihar minister Manju Verma's husband surrenders; 50 live cartridges recovered

On 25 October, during a hearing in the Muzaffarpur case, the Supreme Court asked the Bihar government and CBI to file a response on why Chandrashekhar Verma had not been arrested yet.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Supreme Court asks Brajesh Thakur why he shouldn't be transferred out of Bihar jail
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Supreme Court asks Brajesh Thakur why he shouldn't be transferred out of Bihar jail

Brajesh Thakur is the prime accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case, where 34 minor girls were raped in state-funded shelter homes which were run by the Seva Sankalp Evam Vikash Samiti, an NGO owned by Thakur.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: ED registers money laundering case against Brajesh Thakur on the basis of CBI's FIR
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: ED registers money laundering case against Brajesh Thakur on the basis of CBI's FIR

The ED said it will soon issue summons to the accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case including the centre owner Brajesh Thakur. It will probe if illegal funds were generated and laundered by this alleged criminal activity.

Muzaffarpur shelter homes rapes: SC notes existing mechanism 'not adequate' to curb incidents of child sex abuse
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Muzaffarpur shelter homes rapes: SC notes existing mechanism 'not adequate' to curb incidents of child sex abuse

Earlier the Supreme Court had expressed concerned over sexual and physical abuse of children at shelter homes across India and had asked the Centre to frame a child protection policy in this regard.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI tells Supreme Court it unearthed skeleton of 15-year-old at excavation site
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI tells Supreme Court it unearthed skeleton of 15-year-old at excavation site

The CBI began to excavate a grave in Muzaffarpur in Bihar, where it is suspected that the remains of some of the girls, who were sexually abused at the shelter home, could be buried.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI freezes bank accounts of main accused Brajesh Thakur, arrests four suspects
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI freezes bank accounts of main accused Brajesh Thakur, arrests four suspects

The Muzaffarpur horror came to light when the Bihar Social Welfare Department filed an FIR based on a social audit of the shelter home conducted by the TISS

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: SC stays Patna HC order to constitute new CBI team; says change 'will be detrimental'
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: SC stays Patna HC order to constitute new CBI team; says change 'will be detrimental'

The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed a Patna High Court order asking the CBI special director to set up a fresh team to probe Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case.

NCW begins inspection of 12 government-run shelter homes for women, to send reports to WCD ministry
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NCW begins inspection of 12 government-run shelter homes for women, to send reports to WCD ministry

The NCW has initiated inspection of 12 government-run shelter homes for women.

SC seeks response from Bihar govt, CBI on Patna HC order banning media from reporting Muzaffarpur shelter home case
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SC seeks response from Bihar govt, CBI on Patna HC order banning media from reporting Muzaffarpur shelter home case

A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta asked Bihar government and the CBI, which is investigating the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case, to file their response to the petition, and listed the matter for 18 September.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: SC to hear plea against restriction on media reporting on 10 September
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: SC to hear plea against restriction on media reporting on 10 September

The plea, which has sought a stay on the operation of the high court's 23 August order, has alleged that the order was "patently erroneous" as it amounted to imposing a "blanket ban" on the media reporting in the case.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Plea filed in SC against Patna HC order restraining media from reporting on case
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Plea filed in SC against Patna HC order restraining media from reporting on case

The plea, which has sought a stay on the operation of Patna HC's order on 23 August , has alleged that the order was "patently erroneous" as it amounted to imposing a "blanket ban" on the media reporting the Muzaffarpur shelter home case

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Patna HC directs CBI to expedite probe, produce report on 17 September
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Patna HC directs CBI to expedite probe, produce report on 17 September

The court also ordered that the probe into Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal be monitored and supervised by a CBI special director rank officer who shall be free to constitute a fresh investigating team

Bihar minister Suresh Sharma files defamation suit against Tejashwi Yadav for linking him to shelter home scandal
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Bihar minister Suresh Sharma files defamation suit against Tejashwi Yadav for linking him to shelter home scandal

Bihar's urban development minister Suresh Sharma has maintained that his name was being dragged in the scandal because he was the local MLA and has insisted that he has no relations with Brajesh Thakur.

Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal: CBI files FIR against Bihar's former social melfare minister Manju Verma and husband
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Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal: CBI files FIR against Bihar's former social melfare minister Manju Verma and husband

Manju Verma's resignation came a couple of days after Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar assured that the culprits involved in the alleged incident would not be spared.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases: CBI search five premises of former Bihar minister Manju Verma
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases: CBI search five premises of former Bihar minister Manju Verma

Verma had resigned last week following allegations that her husband was a regular visitor to the girls' shelter home where minor girls were facing sexual abuse.

After Muzaffarpur case, Bihar official held for sexual harassment of inmates at another short-stay home in Hajipur
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After Muzaffarpur case, Bihar official held for sexual harassment of inmates at another short-stay home in Hajipur

The Hajipur district magistrate said a complaint was received from inmates of the short stay home on 19 July in which they had accused Singh of harassment and the others of abetment.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases: After day-long interrogation, CBI takes accused Brajesh Thakur's son Rahul Anand into custody
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases: After day-long interrogation, CBI takes accused Brajesh Thakur's son Rahul Anand into custody

A CBI team on Saturday took into custody the son of Brajesh Thakur, prime accused in the shelter home sex scandal, after 11 hours of search operation and questioning at the premises owned by them.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI searches key accused Brajesh Thakur's residence in Bihar, interrogates his son
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI searches key accused Brajesh Thakur's residence in Bihar, interrogates his son

CBI with forensic experts also inspected the courtyard which was dug up following allegations that a girl was beaten to death by staff of the shelter few years ago and her body was buried there.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI demands detailed medical report of key accused Brajesh Thakur
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI demands detailed medical report of key accused Brajesh Thakur

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has demanded detailed medical report of Brajesh Thakur, the key accused in Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case, from Muzaffarpur jail's doctor.

Muzaffarpur rapes: With mounting flak, Nitish Kumar's only choice was to have Bihar minister Manju Verma resign
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Muzaffarpur rapes: With mounting flak, Nitish Kumar's only choice was to have Bihar minister Manju Verma resign

Nitish Kumar didn't take action against Bihar minister Manju Verma even after the link between the prime accused in the Muzaffarpur case and her husband became clear.