Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021

Human Trafficking

Delhi: 3 Girls Who Were Trafficked And Forced Into Prostitution Rescued

Aug 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The DCW in a statement said these girls are from poor economic backgrounds and were trafficked on pretext of jobs.

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons: The Tipping Point In Rehabilitation

Jul 30, 2021 Pompi Banerjee

World Day against Trafficking in Persons: It is clear that survivors want community-based rehabilitation (CBR) programmes instead of shelter homes

Covid Lockdown Increases Risk Of Child Labour, Trafficking

Schools have closed, online education is a luxury and in many cases children are pushed into labour and trafficked due to their financial vulnerability

Delhi: Woman Arrested For Trying To Sell 2-Day-Old Baby

Jul 13, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi Police has busted a child trafficking racket in Delhi-NCR

Tale Of Teen Nurjahan: From Bangladesh Village To Bengaluru Brothels, Imprisoned In Bengal

Here's the tale of a 16-year-old Bangladeshi girl who was trafficked to India, and arrested while returning to Bangladesh from Bengal

01 May, 2021

91 Found Locked Up In Houston Home, Police Suspects Human Smuggling

Outlook Web Bureau

Based on a tip-off, a special-tactics team of the police raided the home in south-west Houston on Friday.

02 April, 2021

58 Mentally Challenged People Found Working As Bonded Labour In Punjab: MHA

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Home ministry sand that these labourers are often given drugs to make them work in the fields for long hours which adversely affect their physical and mental condition.

27 February, 2021

Unable To Afford Treatment For Elder Daughter, AP Parents Sell Younger Daughter For Rs 10K

Outlook Web Bureau

The girl was rescued by officers of the women and child welfare department on Thursday, a day after she was married off.

23 February, 2021

Two Couples Among Seven Held Over Sale Of Babies In Madhya Pradesh

Outlook Web Bureau

According to Manish Khatri, Special Task Force (Indore unit) Superintendent, their action came following a tip-off received from an NGO working for the welfare of children.

30 November, 2020

Child Trafficking Gang Busted; Six Held, Minor Girl Rescued


The Social Security Branch (SSB) of Nagpur police took the action on Saturday

18 October, 2020

NIA Files Charge Sheet Against 12 Including 9 Bangladeshis In Human Trafficking Case


The charge sheet was filed under sections of the IPC, the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act and the Foreigners Act in a special NIA court in Hyderabad


15 October, 2020

Human Trafficking: 3 Bangladeshi Women Rescued In Maharashtra


Thane Police raided a flat in Dharamveer Nagar locality last week and rescued three Bangladeshi women aged between 20 and 30 years, an official said.

08 October, 2020

Jharkhand Cops Rescue 31 Women Who Were Being Trafficked To Chennai


Police rescued the women hailing from Latehar, Lohardaga, Ranchi, and Palamu districts who were being taken to Chennai with the assurance of Rs 9,000 salary each for working in the factory.

23 July, 2020

Sonu Punjaban Gets 24 Years Imprisonment For Trafficking Minor Girl


The court said that Punjaban had not only purchased the victim for prostitution but also brutalised her to make her surrender to her demands and had forcibly administered drugs to her.

26 June, 2020

Children As Young As 14 Recruited By Armed Groups In Jammu and Kashmir: US Report


According to the report, India made significant efforts towards the elimination of human trafficking in 2019, but did not fully meet the minimum standards.

16 September, 2019

In Debt, Mother Sells 1-Year-Old Son, Teen Daughter To Trafficker


DCW said that the 15-year-old girl was sold by her mother for Rs 1 lakh

17 June, 2019

Pakistani Women Sold In Marriage, Then Prostitution In China

Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistani families are told their daughters will be wed to well-off businessmen and given good lives in China, while Chinese men find brides in a country where men outnumber women.


16 April, 2019

China Cracking Down On Brokers Luring Pakistani Women For Trafficking: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

China is cooperating with Pakistani law enforcement agencies to crack down on the illegal marriage brokers, a spokesperson from the Chinese Embassy in Pakistan said in a press release on Saturday.

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Former Attorney-General of India (AGI), Mukul Rohatgi representing Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, in the drugs-on-cruise case, arrives at Bombay High court in Mumbai.

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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri wth BJP MP Manoj Tiwari launch a Covid-19 vaccination campaign for devotees ahead of the Chhath festival.

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Actress Kranti Redkar, wife of NCB officer Sameer Wankhede, addresses a press conference at Andheri in Mumbai.

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A women displays the boxes of firecrackers at her shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

A shopkeeper displays the boxes of firecrackers at his shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

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