Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act 2012

Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act 2012 News

High Court to decide bail to Nashik shelter home staff

A division bench of Bombay High Court (HC) will decide grant of bail to Nashik shelter home staff accused of sexually assaulting inmates.

Two get life for raping 5-year-old in Dasuya village

In perhaps a first in the country,a Hoshiarpur court on Tuesday sentenced two persons to life imprisonment till death,under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act-2012,for raping a five-year-old girl in a village near Dasuya


Third accused in Safdarjung Enclave gang rape case arrested

The third accused,identified as Tinku in the teenage girl gangrape was arrested on Friday.

Man booked for molesting 17-year-old daughter

A 45-YEAR-OLD Wadala resident was arrested Wednesday for allegedly molesting and committing obscene acts,such as showing her pornographic videos,with his teenage daughter for over a year,police said.

Child rights body formulates norms on protection of kids from abuse

In the wake of the brutal rape of a five-year-old girl last week,the Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has now formulated child protection guidelines to cover different physical,emotional and sexual abuse,to address child abuse within schools and other institutions.

13-year-old booked for raping minor

Police on Friday booked a 13-year-old boy for allegedly raping a two-and-a-half year old girl earlier this week.


School bus staffer held for molesting 3-year-old

A month after a school bus cleaner was booked for molesting a toddler in a moving bus,Mumbai Police on February 21 registered a similar offence in which a three-year-old girl from a playgroup in Malad was molested by a school bus staffer.