Sexual assault

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Minor Girl With Special Needs Found Pregnant, Case Registered

In Palghar, a 15-year-old minor girl with special needs was found pregnant in Maharashtra region. As per sources, the girl with intellectual disabilities, was allegedly raped and assaulted, following which a case has been registered and an investigation started. Police have registered a case under Indian Penal Code section 376 (rape) and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act against an unidentified person


Sat, 18 Mar 2023 - 04:22 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra(95), Rape Case, Palghar, Minor Child, Sexual assault allegations


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Police Arrests 3 Youths For Alleged Rape Of 20 Year Old Girl: Uttar Pradesh

Three men, Lucky, Sanjay and Rajendra, in connection with the alleged rape of a 20-year-old girl at a factory in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, confirmed police on September 2. As per the victim's FIR, the accused allegedly called her on the pretext of overtime and raped her on August 28. Moreover, they threatened the victim with dire consequences if she disclosed her sexual abuse. An investigation into the matter is underway.

Fri, 02 Sep 2022 - 10:42 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttar Pradesh Police, Accused, arrested, Rape Case, Ghaziabad Police

Vijay Babu

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Kerala Government Petitions SC To Terminate Bail Of Vijay Babu In Rape Case

Actor-producer Vijay Babu was granted anticipatory bail by Kerala High Court in a rape case on June 22, but the state government petitioned the Supreme Court on June 29 to revoke his bail. Babu has been ordered to appear before the police investigative team from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily from June 27 to July 3. The court further ordered him not to leave the state under any circumstances.

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 05:07 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Vijay Babu, Rape Case, Supreme Court, Anticipatory Bail, Bail

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Vijay Babu

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Malayalam Actor Vijay Babu Granted Anticipatory Bail In Rape Case

The Kerala High Court granted anticipatory bail to Malayalam movie producer and actor Vijay Babu in an alleged rape case. On June 22, the HC single-judge bench Bechu Kurian Thomas granted bail with conditions like, Babu needs to appear before the police from June 27 to July 3, shall not intermediate victim, not leave the state and furnish a bond of Rs 5 lakh with two securities.

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 - 06:54 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: kerala high court, Rape Case, Vijay Babu, Malayalam Actor, Anticipatory Bail

JP Nadda

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BJP Prez Forms Committee To Probe Hanskhali Rape-Murder Case

BJP National President JP Nadda has formed a five-member "fact-finding" committee to investigate the rape-and-murder case involving a minor girl at Hanskhali village in Nadia. The committee is set to visit West Bengal to probe into the matter. Besides, two members of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) would also be meeting with the family of the victim.

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 06:06 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Rape Case, gang rape, BJP, JP Nadda, NCPCR

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Court order

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Priest Gets Life Sentence By Mumbai Court For Raping Minor Boy

In Mumbai, a special POSCO court Judge Seema Jadhav on December 29 awarded life imprisonment to a catholic priest for raping a 13-year-old boy in 2015. Reportedly, the boy was raped by Father Johnson Lawrence in church and was sent to jail after the victim's parents registered a complaint on December 15 in 2015. The priest was found guilty under sections 6 and 12 of the POCSO act. 

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 09:45 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Mumbai, Rape Case, Priest, Minor, POSCO

Courtesy: ANI

Kumar Hegde; Kangana Ranaut.

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Kangana Ranaut's Bodyguard Faces Rape, Cheating Charges

Some media reports have claimed that actor Kangana Ranaut's personal bodyguard Kumar Hegde has been booked for allegedly raping his fiancee. However, the accused's identity is disputed as the Mumbai Police claims to be unaware of Hegde's profession and the actor is yet to respond. Hegde has also been charged under Section 420 as he allegedly cheated the victim and fled with Rs 50,000.

Sat, 22 May 2021 - 10:26 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Mumbai Police, Kangana Ranaut, Bodyguard, Rape Case, Cheating

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Delhi Suffers One Murder, Four Rape Every 20-Hours; Report Reveals

Recent reports have revealed that Delhi witnessed 1,699 rape cases, 2,186 molestation cases and 65 sexual assault cases against children in 2020. Breaking down the data, Delhi reportedly, experienced a rape every five-hours. Surprisingly, only 2% of accused persons were strangers to the victims, said commissioner SN Shrivastava. Moreover, murders and car theft took place every 19-hours and 15 minutes. However, the cases count have reduced… read-more

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 01:56 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Delhi, Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava, Sexual Assault, Rape Case, Covid-19 Lockdown

Courtesy: Hindustan Times