CSA in the News – 30 April 2014

Man rapes tenant’s 3-year-old child, held

Middle-aged man arrested by Pune Polices for allegedly raping a three-year-old daughter of his tenant



Digha man held for sexually assaulting teenage daughter

 40-year-old man from Navi Mumbai slums arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting his 17-year-old daughter on multiple occasions in the past nine months.



Youth gets seven years jail for raping 11-yr-old girl

A youth has been jailed for seven years by a Delhi court for raping a 11-year-old girl after giving her a sedative-laced tea in his house.



Teacher held for molesting five girls in Delhi

A 38-year-old music teacher of a Delhi School arrested for allegedly molesting five students of the school, while parents of the victims along with the locals protested violently against the incident.



Man gets 3-year RI for molesting minor

Pune Court sentences a 37-year-old man to three years’ rigorous imprisonment for molesting a 15-year-old girl in 2013.



Shame old story: Pune witnesses five rapes in 48 hours

Pune witnessesfive rapes in 48 hours, All cases happened under the pretext of marriage



Child marriage could become law in Iraq this week, but it’s a global scourge

Child brides are a global scourge with Iraqi voters likely to endorse political parties that plan to legalise child marriage at 9 years, Mauritania being at the centre of allegations of genital mutilation to make it possible for girls of eight and nine to be married and India having 40% of the world’s child brides.



Girl molested in city

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly molested in Kolkata.


Child protection policy needed

Rajya Sabha MP calls for a child protection policy to be followed by all schools, in the wake of sexual abuse of school children that have recently come to light.