Hathras case

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Hathras Rape Accused To Undergo Polygraph, Brain Mapping

As a major development in the Hathras rape case, the accused have been moved to Gujarat for lie-detector tests. Reportedly, the four accused have been shifted from Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh jail to Gandhinagar, where they will undergo polygraph and brain-mapping test. The accused had been arrested for allegedly raping a 19-year-old Dalit girl in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras village. Earlier, UP CM Yogi Adityanath ordered a CBI probe in the case.

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 05:09 PM / by Richa Nigam

Tags: hathras gangrape, CM Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh, Hathras

Courtesy: India Today

CRPF comandent takes over charge from UP police officer

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CRPF Jawans Entrusted To Protect Hathras Rape Victim Family And Witnesses

Following the Supreme Court’s October 27 order, 80 CRPF soldiers took over the security of Hathras rape victim's family. A three-judge Supreme Court bench had asked UP government to ensure CRPF security cover to the family and witnesses within a week. The apex court also observed that all the aspects of the rape case will be considered by the Allahabad High Court. Earlier, the UP Police were entrusted for the family's security.

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 01:51 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: hathras gangrape, Hathras, Uttar Pradesh, CRPF, Allahabad High Court, CBI, CM Yogi Adityanath

Courtesy: Tribune India

Ganja

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Uttar Pradesh Police Seize Ganja worth Rs 1.25 Crore in Hathras

The Uttar Pradesh Police have take into custody about 140 bags of Ganja which is said to have been buried in an under-construction plot in Hathras. The police informed that each bag contained about six-seven kg of Ganja, accounting to ta total of 850kg. The worth of this is estimated to be at Rs 1.25 crore. The police suspect that it could have been smuggled from Odisha and investigation is underway.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 02:05 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Hathras, Ganja, construction

Police At Hathras

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Hathras Case: Independent Fact-finding Team Suspects Evidence Tampering

An independent fact-finding team has suspected that a "deliberate" attempt was made to tamper important evidences in the Hathras rape case. The team also alleged that the victim's father was coerced to be contented with the probe. It further mentioned that the UP police behaved in a dubious way vis-à-vis the case. Besides, the team questioned the UP government's intent behind shifting the victim to Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 08:04 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Hathras, Sexual Assault, Gang-Rape, Uttar Pradesh

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Hathras

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Hathras Case: CBI Files FIR against Accused, 'Special Team' Assembled for Probe

On October 10, CBI took over the "Hathras rape case", on the request of Uttar Pradesh government. The CBI has now registered an FIR against an accused, and will be investigating all the allegations. According to the CBI report, "the complaint has alleged that on September 14, the accused tried to strangulate his sister in the millet field."  An investigative-team has been assembled to solve… read-more

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 11:46 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Hathras, Gang-Rape, CBI, cbi probe

Courtesy: India Today

Representational image of Protest against Crimes with women

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Home Ministry's Advisory Makes FIR Compulsory In Crime Against Women

The Home Ministry has directed the states and Union Territories for compulsory registration of FIRs and immediate police action in "crime against women". It instructed to complete the investigation process in two months and warned of stringent actions in case of failure. It also asked states to monitor the cases on Investigation Tracking System for Sexual Offences (ITSSO) for follow-ups. The ministry recommended SOPs, issued by Bureau of… read-more

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 05:25 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: rape, crime against women, MHA, Hathras, UP Police, FIR, investigation

Courtesy: Tribune India

Ranjeet Srivastava

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Women Commission Issues Notice To BJP Leader Ranjeet Srivastava

BJP leader Ranjeet Srivastava was issued a notice by National Commission for Women on October 7 against his alleged offensive remarks on the Hathras rape victim. The commission has asked the BJP leader to give an explanation before it on October 26. Rekha Sharma, chairperson of NCW tweeted, "He is not fit to be called leader of any party." Earlier, the BJP leader has made comments on the victim's character.

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 05:33 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Hathras, BJP, NCW

Kuldeep Kumar

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Case Filed Against AAP MLA Who Met Hathras Victim’s Family, Under Epidemic Act

Hathras Superintendent of Police has informed that a case has been filed under Epidemic Act, against AAP MLA Kuldeep Kumar from Delhi's Kondli Constituency. Kumar had visited the Hathras victim's family on October 5, even though he had tested Covid positive on September 29, violating self isolation norms. The SP added that it was not clear if the MLA had tested negative before the visit.

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 02:51 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: AAP, Kuldeep kumar, Hathras

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Representational image of Child Sex Abuse

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Report Says Church Of England's Laxity Results In Sexual Abuse Of Children

A report by the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse claimed the Church of England has failed to protect children from sexual abuse by churchmen. It also mentioned the churchmen were appointed to clergy posts, despite having an abusive history. Reportedly, 390 churchmen were convicted of the crime from 1940 till 2018. Acknowledging its lax behaviour, the Church promised to show its commitment and introduced a compensation scheme for… read-more

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 10:25 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: church, England, child rape, Child Harassment, sexual abuse, Hathras

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Clash Protest

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Chhattisgarh: Scuffle Erupts Between Congress Workers and Bhim Army Activists in Hathras Protests

A scuffle erupted between Congress workers and Bhim Army activists, during a protest against Hathras rape case, on October 5, in Janjgir-Champa, Chhattisgarh. Station House Officer, Kotwali Police Station said the clash took place when the Bhim Army members started sloganeering against Congress, at the spot where Congress was protesting. However, the police later dispersed the crowd. Sub District Magistrate, Janjgir said they have received a… read-more

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 02:22 PM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Chattisgarh, Bhim Army chief, Congress, Hathras

Courtesy: Hindustan Times