CSA IN THE NEWS – April 28, 2014


Dad arrested for sexually abusing son

36 yr old father hailing from an affluent Malad family arrested for sexually abusing his six-year-old son in Dubai and in Mumbai for over two years.



14-year-old held for raping toddler

A 14-year-old schoolboy has been arrested for sexually abusing a three-and-a-half-year-old baby, who lives next-door and called him bhai.



Police register rape case against Catholic priest in Kerala

A rape case registered against 44 year old Father Raju Kokkan, a Catholic priest in Kerala,  based on a complaint that he undressed a minor girl and took mobile snaps of her private parts.



Man gets three-year jail for sexually harassing 8-year-old girl

34-year-old man in Delhi sent to jail for three years for trying to kidnap an eight-year-old girl and sexually harassing her by showing indecent films



Godman rapes 17-year-old girl promising miracle

A Class XII girl, aged around 17, was allegedly raped twice by a godman at his Bhiwsenkhori residence on Friday by promising to conjure special divine power that would make her maternal uncle and aunt accept her boyfriend.



Main complainant speaks up, says ordeal began two years ago

The class X student at Bal Niketan, whose complaint led to lodging of the sexual harassment case against dismissed supervisor Manish Kumar alleges that her torment by way of forced hugs began two years ago, but she complained to Childline only after the supervisor one day lifted up her shirt.



School sets terms for admitting rape survivor

Parents of 11-year-old girl, who was raped by a bus attendant, were shocked when authorities at another school agreed to admit their daughter on the condition that they give an undertaking absolving the school from any responsibility in case something happens to the girl.



21-year-old man held for allegedly raping minor in Mumbai

21-year-old man in Mumbai arrested for allegedly eloping with a 17-year-old girl and establishing physical relationship with her.



Minor tribal gang-raped in Shahdol

A minor tribal girl was allegedly gang-raped by three people in Shahdol district of Bhopal



Mumbai NGO to launch ‘Accessible’ versions of sexual abuse video

Komal, the Childline Foundation’s 10-minute animation video on sexual abuse, crosses 2.5 million views on YouTub and will be launched in three first-of-its kind ‘Accessible’ versions for visually and hearing impaired children by the first half of May