A special package of Rs 3 lakh will be given as immediate relief and a monthly sum of Rs 2,000 will be issued to the children orphaned due to Covid, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said.
The number of cases registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act for molestation and rape charges saw a 14 per cent spurt in the first five months of this year than the corresponding figures of 2020.
Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren said an anti-trafficking unit is proposed to be set up, especially in the vulnerable areas of the state.
The number of children who lost either of their parents to Covid-19 has mounted to 13,197 in Maharashtra
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday sought a report from the chief secretary of the West Bengal government on the policies framed to prevent sex trade at Asia’s largest red-light area, Sonagachi in West Bengal.
Daughters Are Trained To Be Prostitutes In Madhya Pradesh’s Banchchara Community
Delhi News: A total of 45 minors working in bangle factories in the Jahangirpuri area rescued in a joint effort by Delhi Police and an NGO.
Despite a 2019 Madras high court order, the spa industry continues to be branded as ‘a front for prostitution’
The “Zero Beggars” drive will be carried out throughout this month as per the directions issued by Joint Commissioner of Police Vishwas Nagre Patil to all zonal DCPs.