Latest News on Protection Of Children From Sexual Offences
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Feb 12, 2019
Kerala Muslim cleric booked for sexually assaulting 15-year-old; accused lured her to Vithura forest, says policeThe incident in Kerala came to light after a group of local women confronted the cleric after seeing him with the school-going girl in the forest.
Jan 08, 2019
Centre intoduces amendments to POCSO Act in Lok Sabha: Bill to include death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on childrenThe POCSO Act defines child as any person below the age of 18 years and the amendments are aimed at discouraging the trend of child sexual abuse by acting as a deterrent.
Jan 04, 2019
Delhi teen sexually assaulted by classmate in school washroom; accused allegedly told two others to video-record actThe teen girl's classmate allegedly kissed her inside the washroom of the school and asked two of his friends to record the act
Dec 28, 2018
Cabinet approves amendments to POCSO Act, introduces death penalty for aggravated sexual offencesThe government has approved amendments to the POCSO Act and introduced stringent measures to check the circulation of child pornography and administration of hormones to children to attain early sexual maturity.
Oct 21, 2018
‘Even if my community disowns me, I want justice’: Advocate Deepika Rajawat speaks on Kathua case, fighting abuse and hatredAdvocate Deepika Rajawat who will receive Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice on Sunday, speaks about the challenges she has faced since taking up the Kathua rape and murder case and why people who have been naming sexual harassers under the #MeToo campaign must approach the authorities
Aug 21, 2018
Madhya Pradesh: Juvenile board sentences 14-year-old boy to two years in remand home in Seoni district for raping minor girlThe court ordered to send the boy to a remand home in Madhya Pradesh's Seoni district for serving the sentence.
Aug 03, 2018
Man gets 7 years rigorous imprisonment for raping minor, handed fine of Rs 30,000 by POCSO judge PP JadhavThe victim discovered that she was pregnant two months after the incident. Mulani forced her to take pregnancy termination pills, causing a miscarriage.
Jul 22, 2018
In Chennai, Child Welfare Committee struggles to stay afloat, with no chairperson for five yearsThe CWC in Chennai has not had a chairperson for five years, and has only three members, as opposed to five.
Jul 18, 2018
Monsoon Session of Parliament: India' first comprehensive anti-trafficking bill introduced in Lok SabhaIndia' first comprehensive anti-trafficking bill seeking to deal with the crime from the point of prevention, protection and rehabilitation was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
Jul 15, 2018
Swimming instructor arrested for raping four-year-old girl at Greater Noida schoolA swimming instructor was arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping a four-year-old girl at a private school in Greater Noida, media reports said.