The police have registered a case under provisions of the POCSO Act and IPC sections 306 (abetment to suicide), 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 452 (house-trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) among others
After the video clips went viral , a criminal case has been filed against 8 people, including 6 women in a village in Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district. NCPCR also took cognizance of the matter.
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.
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.
Additional Government Counsel Ajumed Singh Chauhan said the offence was committed on December 14, 2020, when Neeraj had lured the girl to a desolate place in his village and raped her.
The incident took place on Monday afternoon in Dharsiwa police station limits, located on the outskirts of capital Raipur.
The incident occurred eight years ago after the couple called the minor to their residence and committed the crime.
The case came to light in September, 2018 when the victim, all of 11 years, was found to be pregnant upon being taken to a doctor by her parents who got worried over her frequent bouts of illness.
Justice Pushpa Ganediwala had earlier ruled that groping without 'skin-to-skin' does not qualify as sexual assault
A special POCSO court on Tuesday acquitted a 28-year-old technician who was previously accused of molesting a 5-year-old's mother.
The incident came to light after the girl's family took her to a doctor on Thursday when she was not feeling well and came to know that she was three months' pregnant
The top court also issued notice to Maharashtra government and permitted the AG to file an appeal against the January 19 verdict.
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The Bombay High Court was hearing the plea of the accused, who was sentenced to jail for sexually assaulting a minor girl.
POCSO Act court judge SR Pahade also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on the convict, Gitesh alias Pintya Baban Bansode, after finding him guilty
The victim, a slum-resident was playing with her friends inside the bus that was parked nearby.
The 30-year-old man, who has a criminal background, kidnapped the girl from her house at night and took her to his residence where he allegedly raped and then killed her
He had also been thrashed by parents of some girls.
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