A handcuffed man.

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Minors Thrashed, Fed Cow Dung In Telengana For Stealing Mangoes

Two minor boys, aged 13 and 16 years, have been brutally thrashed and fed cow-dung as a punishment for stealing mangoes in Telengana's Mahbubabad district. Reportedly, B Yakku and B Ramulu, guards of the orchard thrashed the boys with sticks and force-fed cow dung as punishment. The boys who claim to have trespassed in search of their missing dog have been admitted to a hospital, while the guards have been arrested by the police.

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 06:52 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: telengana, violence, Minors, thrashed

Courtesy: India.com

Bombay Begums

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NCPCR Demands Halt On Streaming Of Netflix's Series 'Bombay Begums'

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights on March 11 issued a notice against Netflix, demanding to halt the streaming of 'Bombay Begums'. The show allegedly depicts children in a wrong manner and regularizes minors gratifying through sex and drug abuse, thereby corrupting young minds while fostering child abuse and exploitation. Seeking an action report within 24 hours, the commission has warned Netflix to face "appropriate… read-more

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 02:29 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: NCPCR, Netflix, Netflix India, Streaming, Bombay Begums, Minors, child abuse

Courtesy: Firstpost

Child Labour

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NGO Rescues 61 Child Bonded Labours From Delhi-based Factories

In a raid at two factories in Delhi’s Narela region, the Rescue Foundation with the help of local authorities freed 61 child labours including 13 girls. Aged between 12-17 years, the children were trafficked from Bihar and employed as bonded labourers in a footwear and geyser manufacturing firm.  Moreover, they were forced to work at the factory for Rs 100-150/day. Reportedly, police have filed a case against the owners and sealed the units… read-more

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 07:27 PM / by Sakshi Teresa Emmanuel

Tags: forced labour, Minors, Raid, rescue mission, Factory, Delhi

Courtesy: NDTV

Police Arrests Six People Over 'Illegal' Marriage Of A Minor Girl

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6 Arrested In Hyderabad For Minor Marriage Charges

Six people were arrested in Hyderabad on December 31 for committing themselves in an 'illegal' marriage between a 16-year-old girl and a 57-year-old man. Moreover, the accused groom has been charged for allegedly raping the minor at a lodge. Reportedly, the girl's aunt decided to marry the teenager to the accused instead of repaying loans. The police have informed that the victim's family submitted false documents to the qazi to perform the… read-more

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 04:15 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: Minors, Child Marriage, Hyderabad, rape accused

Courtesy: NDTV

Uttar Pradesh: Student Shoots Dead His Classmate

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14-year-old Student Shoots Classmate Over Petty Seat Fight

In Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahar district, a student was shot dead by his classmate in a fight over seats. The 14-year-old stole the gun from his uncle who is in the Army and is currently on his leave. After shooting his classmate thrice, he attempted to flee by firing in the air. However, the teachers caught him and handed him to the police. Reportedly, another country-made gun was discovered from his bag.

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 03:43 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, murder, Minors, students, Bulandshahar

Courtesy: NDTV

a minor girl got murdered by undefined people in Kanpur

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Uttar Pradesh: 6-Year-Old Girl Murdered; Internal Body Parts Missing

In a gruesome incident, a 6-year-old girl of Kanpur's Bhadtras village was allegedly murdered on November 14 night. Reportedly, the girl's body was found in a field and her Internal body parts were missing. Police stated that a probe was underway and the victim's family had also named a few suspects. Meanwhile, UP's Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya said that stringent actions would be taken against the culprits.

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 06:10 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: Kanpur, Minors, murder

Courtesy: Bengaluru Mirrors

Representational Image of Arrest

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UP: Police Arrests Two Suspects In Noida In Separate Cases of Raping Minors

The UP police teams of Noida's Sector-39 and Jewar arrested two accused on September 19, for allegedly raping minor girls. Sector-39 police arrested Nadeem for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl on September 17. The police informed Nadeem was victim's neighbour and the minor informed about him to her family, who then filed a complaint. Jewar Police arrested Mohammad Furqaan, who was absconding after allegedly raping a minor girl in 2018. … read-more

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 08:53 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: rape charges, Minors, Noida, Police

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Mob Lynching

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Palghar Mob Lynching Case: Third Charge Sheet Filed in Court, 11 Juveniles Detained

A third charge sheet has been filed at the local court by Maharashtra CID in connection with the Palghar mob lynching incident, on August 7. Reportedly, the charge-sheet has been filed against two minors based on evidence at Bhiwandi juvenile court in Thane district. In connection with the event, 154 people have been arrested and 11 juveniles detained.

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 11:58 PM / by Tania Mukhopadhyay

Tags: juvenile, CID, Mumbai Police, Minors

Courtesy: News 18

Minor sister's lover killed brother

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Uttar Pradesh: Minor Sister's Lover Kills 6-Year-Old Boy

A 6-year-old boy was killed through strangulation by his minor sister's boyfriend on July 28 in Eedhjagir village, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh. The sister, out of guilt, confessed the crime on July 30, after hiding it for some time by saying that her brother had fallen off the roof. The police stated that the girl's 21-year-old boyfriend strangulated the victim over the fear of their relationship getting revealed.

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 05:27 PM / by Zainab Adam

Tags: murder, Uttar Pradesh (130, Minors

Courtesy: Times Now

Law

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Madras High Court Acquits DMK MLA Accused of Rape and Murder of Minor

Madras High Court acquitted former DMK MLA Rajkumar and his aide Jaishankar on July 31 in a rape and murder case. They were sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment for allegedly kidnapping, sexually assaulting and murdering a 15-year-old girl in 2012. The victim was a domestic worker at Rajkumar's house. Five other suspects - Mahendran, Anbarasu, Panneerselvam(now dead), Vijayakumar… read-more

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 04:49 PM / by Sweety Agarwal

Tags: MLA Rajkumar, Madras High Court, Minors