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Sep 21, 2018
Three-year-old sexually abused in school van by conductor in Bhopal; accused booked under POCSO ActA three-year-old girl was allegedly sexually abused in a school van by its conductor, who was detained, police said Friday.
Sep 19, 2018
Madhya Pradesh court sentences man to death for raping four-year-old girl in Satna districtMadhya Pradesh was the first state to enact a law last December providing for death penalty for rapists of minor girls below 12.
Sep 13, 2018
Chennai Police files charges against 17 people in connection with rape of 11-year-old; death penalty provision invokedThe accused include a liftman, security guards, plumbers, electricians and other maintenance staff working at an apartment complex in Ayanavaram locality in Chennai where the girl lived. She was allegedly sexually assaulted several times over seven months.
Sep 12, 2018
Minor allegedly rapes six-year-old relative in Bhubaneswar; accused detained, girl critical in ICUThe minor, who is a relative, allegedly raped the girl when the girl's parents were away from their house in Bhubaneshwar.
Sep 04, 2018
Three arrested for abducting and raping teenager in moving car in Noida's Gautam Buddh NagarThe girl was on her way to relieve herself outside Roshanpur village in the district on 27 August when three men abducted and raped her in the car. They later dumped her near the village, according to the police
Sep 01, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Key accused's plea to shift him from high-security cell rejectedA special court on Saturday rejected the plea of the shelter home rape key accused to shift him from the high-security cell of the Muzaffarpur Central Jail.
Aug 30, 2018
4 given death penalty in three cases for raping minors in Rajasthan; DGP says police officials directed to take swift actionFour persons have been given capital punishment in cases of rape of minors in Rajasthan since March, when the state introduced a provision for death penalty if the rape victim is up to 12 years of age.
Aug 25, 2018
Man sentenced to life imprisonment for raping 10-year-old girl in Muzaffarnagar; accused booked under POCSO, IPCThe court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for raping a 10-year-old girl in Muzaffarnagar. The accused has also been booked under IPC and POCSO acts
Aug 24, 2018
Two men rape, film 16-year-old girl in Jharkhand's Palamu; accused booked under POCSO, IPCTwo men in Jharkhand's Palamu raped and filmed a 16-year-old girl. They have been booked under Pocso and IPC
Aug 23, 2018
Thirteen-year-old girl kidnapped on the way to school, raped by two men in UP's Makrandpur villageThe girl was on her way to school in Makrandpur when Ajay and Kamlesh kidnapped her and later raped her multiple times, The girl somehow managed to escape on the night of 21 August and reached home.