Coronavirus lockdown: Increase in incidents of domestic violence, 30% of calls to childline pertain to abuse or violence
The lockdown has seen an increase in distress calls due to domestic violence. NCW chief says actual cases maybe higher as victims are afraid to reach out to authorities.
Tamil Nadu: Church pastor and Nigerian national held for sexually assaulting minor girl, victim’s grandma also booked
The minor girl was rescued by childline officials who helped her to lodge a complaint on November 23 at the All Women Police Station in Tiruvannamalai.
Kerala: Madarsa ‘teacher’ arrested for sexually assaulting a minor student, was running the facility without licence
Medical examination of the underage victim has confirmed sexual assault. The accused teacher Mohammad Rafeeq has been arrested and under POCSO Act.
In a report about child trafficking in Madrasa, Times of India force-fits ‘Veda Pathshala’ in headline
With no data or specific cases mentioned to link any Veda Pathshala to child trafficking