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Monday, February 17, 2020

Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act


Delhi-Mumbai flight incident: Businessman gets 3-year jail for sexual abuse of child actor

January 16, 2020 1:48 am

The 41-year-old man was found guilty under sections pertaining to sexual harassment of the Indian Penal Code and relevant sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO)Act.

13-year-old who attempted suicide passes away

July 26, 2017 1:29 am

Based on the statement of the boy’s father, the Powai police registered a case under Section 377 (unnatural offences) and relevant sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. The police have not yet been able to track down the accused.

Doctor accused of rape: Court tells police to book victim’s kin for extortion

March 06, 2016 1:46 am

The City Civil and Sessions Court ordered the Mulund Police to file a complaint against the family of a minor girl who allegedly attempted to extort Rs 5 lakh from a doctor accused of raping her.

Man held for ‘raping, impregnating’ minor

April 08, 2015 3:43 am

Police said that the accused was a married man with two children and used to be her neighbour.

Two minors arrested for molesting LKG student in Kozhikode

November 16, 2014 4:41 am

The arrested were inmates of a destitute-cum-religious house run by the school management.

4-year-old sexually assaulted in Bangalore, school staff questioned

October 23, 2014 1:21 am

The incident involving a student at the Orchids International school came to light after the close of school at noon.

Man freed of rape charge as minor girl changes stand

September 23, 2014 12:30 pm

The girl told the police that on the evening of Dec 1, 2013, Kalu forcibly took her to a deserted area.

Court grants bail to man accused of molesting minor daughter

September 15, 2014 1:42 am

His estranged wife filed a complaint in March this year while the incident took place in June 2013

Five-yr-old molested in West Delhi, police arrest neighbour

July 10, 2014 3:43 am

According to police, the victim’s family and the accused live in the same building.

Dadar school principal, teacher held for ‘molesting’ hearing-impaired student

July 03, 2014 3:31 am

The victim, a 13-year-old hearing-impaired girl, confided in a senior board member of the school.