CSA IN THE NEWS – April 23, 2014

Class 6 student gang-raped by minors in Jharkhand

Two minor girls were allegedly sexually assaulted by teenagers – also minors – in two separate but shockingly similar incidents in Jharkhand and Rajasthan on Monday.



Woman Held for Abusing Daughter

A woman and her husband arrested for physically abusing and allegedly molesting her six-year-old daughter from her first marriage.



9-year-old girl molested by security guard

Nine-year-old allegedly molested by a security guard of the government school in which she studied



Child sexual abuse: Refresher training for schools staff soon

After a couple of incidents of child abuse in the city schools, the office of Deputy Director, Education in Pune has swung into action and decided to conduct refresher trainings for school principals, teachers and the in-house counselors on how to deal with such cases.




Marathi industry spreads awareness against child abuse

The recent incident of the rape of a four-year-old schoolgirl in the city that triggered an angst wave amongst Puneites has also left many from the Marathi film industry fuming.



Dance frees them to fight abuse

EmancipAction, an international NGO working to end child sex-trafficking, organizing an event  for 38 sexually exploited homeless girls in the 12-22 age group in which dance and real life meet with happy consequences..



Your kids will be safe: Rickshawalle kakas in Pune

In an attempt to clean up their image and cash in on the bleak scenario after the recent child sexual abuse cases, the rickshaw panchayat held a meeting on Tuesday. Pune police commissioner Satish Mathur who was present at the meeting, claimed that auto-rickshaws are safe for school children.