CSA in the News – April 16, 2014

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 16, 2014

Organizations condemn Rape of a minor in Kohima
The Chakhesang Hoho Kohima (CHK) has expressed disgust and outrage at the rape of a minor by a Povetso and releases a statement that cautions all Chakhesangs from attempting to bail out the accused or interfere with the law.

Norms mooted for treating victims
Kerala’s state health department to frame guidelines to treat sexually abused children.

Cop held for allegedly molesting teenager
Police Sub Inspector in Delhi arrested for allegedly molesting his partner’s 17-year-old daughter

Thane: Youth Held for Molesting Minor, Three Absconding
Police have arrested a youth on charges of assaulting and molesting a 15-year-old girl from Kalwa town near here.

Man gets 10-year R-I for raping step-daughter
A 28-year-old man convicted to ten years imprisonment for raping his minor step-daughter http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/man-gets-10-year-r-i-for-raping-step-daughter/

3 children’s homes closed in Mandi
Three children homes in Himachal Pradesh shut down by the District Child Protection Committee (DCPC) following the Himachal Pradesh high court orders to the homes that they either fulfill formalities for registration under the provisions of the Juvenile Justice Act or close down.

Delhi: Youth arrested for rape bid on minor
21-year-old youth for attempting to rape a 7-year-old girl under the influence of alcohol