Saturday, Dec 04, 2021

Child Rape

Study Says Trial In 99 Per Cent Of POCSO Cases Was Still Pending By December 2020

Nov 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

When contacted Delhi Police Spokesperson Chinmoy Biswal said, “In Delhi, we register crime against children and POCSO cases promptly and take a deadline of 60 days under POCSO Act for investigation very seriously. A majority of the 56 per cent pending cases last year has been charge-sheeted and moved to court.”

6-Year-Old Raped In Delhi, Accused Caught On CCTV Footage

Oct 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) issued a notice to the Delhi Police on Saturday seeking immediate action in the matter even as cops continued to search for the accused.

‘Wonder God Will Accept Offerings Of A Priest Who Molests Minor Girl’: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court awarded lifer to a priest, who had repeatedly molested a minor girl in front of her siblings.

Hyderabad Rape And Murder Of Minor Girl: Accused Found Dead After 'Encounter' Threat

Sep 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The accused had raped six-year-old girl following which there had been massive outcry in the state.

Gurgaon: 13-Year-Old Dalit Girl Raped, Killed; Landlord's Relative Held

The police said that landlady's brother Praveen Verma has been arrested on the complaint of the girl's father who made a PCR call when the accused allegedly tried to force the family to cremate the body.

30 August, 2021

Kerala Class 12 Student Accused By Minor Girl Of Raping And Impregnating Her Gets Bail After Negative DNA Test Report

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The police said investigation is still on in the matter as there was one more accused in the case who is absconding.

25 August, 2021

UP Shocker: Six Men Rape 17-Year-Old Girl In Ballia

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In her complaint, the woman alleged that she was sexually assaulted by the accused two months ago but police turned her away when she tried to get the FIR registered earlier.

24 August, 2021

UP: Out To Attend Nature's Call, 17-Year-Old Girl Raped In Amethi

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The girl had stepped out of her house to answer nature's call when she was abducted by Sunil with the help of his sister, who is the victim's friend.

17 August, 2021

BJP's Nadda Wants Twitter To Lock Rahul Gandhi's Account Again

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BJP President JP Nadda slammed Gandhi for lying about taking the consent of the family of a Dalit rape victim in Delhi before posting their image online.

13 August, 2021

Jaipur: 4-Year-Old Girl Raped, Murdered; Family Members Stage Protest

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'The body was found near a pond, which is around 3 km from her house. She had gone missing from her house on Wednesday evening,' Circle Officer Dudu Umesh Kumar said.

04 August, 2021

Rahul Gandhi Faces Flak From Child Rights Body For Sharing Pic Of Minor Rape Victim's Family

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The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has asked Twitter to take action against Rahul Gandhi's handle for sharing the photo saying it violates the Juvenile Justice and POCSO Acts.


04 August, 2021

'With Them On Path To Justice': Rahul Gandhi Meets Family Of Minor Girl Raped And Murdered In Delhi

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The incident has created uproar with political leaders and activists demanding stern action against the accused.

02 August, 2021

SC Dismisses Plea Of Rape Survivor From Kerala To marry Her Assaulter In Jail

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Dismissing the plea of rape survivor, the top court also denied bail to her assaulter, who also had moved plea to it on the ground that he wanted to marry the survivor.

02 August, 2021

Delhi: 9-Year-Old Dalit Girl Allegedly Raped, Killed And Cremated Without Parents’ Consent

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According to the police, the victim’s parents have alleged that a crematorium’s priest in southwest Delhi raped the minor girl on Sunday

02 August, 2021

Maharashtra: Teenager Gang Raped By Six Men In Two Separate Incidents; Three Arrested

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The incident occurred in Nagpur on Thursday night after the minor girl left her house following a quarrel with her sister-in-law, officials said.

29 July, 2021

Why Were They Out Late? Goa CM Asks Parents Of Rape Victims To Not Blame Govt

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Amid pressure from Opposition over the heinous gang rape of two minors, Goa CM Pramod Sawant remarked that parents need to "introspect" instead of blaming the government and police.

19 July, 2021

UP: 15-Year-Old Girl Raped, Forced To Change Religion; 3 Arrested

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The girl belonged to the scheduled caste community and she has alleged that Shahzad promised to marry her


16 July, 2021

Girl Abducted And Raped For Five Days In Uttar Pradesh's Amethi

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The girl's family reported that she was abducted on July 9 after she stepped outside to fill water from a hand pump near her house.

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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong during their women's singles badminton group stage match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

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A disabled girl walks through a corridor at a school run by the Association of People with Disability in Bengaluru.

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A group of physically challenged people stage a protest on the 'International Day of Disabled Persons' in Srinagar.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference on farmers issue at AICC HQ in New Delhi.

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Workers prepare beds inside a special COVID-19 ward to treat persons infected with the Omicron variant, at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai.

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