human_trafficking

Seven Uttar Pradesh cops suspended for registering 'wrong' human trafficking case

Seven police personnel, including these five, have been suspended for dereliction of duty and maligning the image of the force.

published on : 4th January 2021

Anti-trafficking group suggests changes in labour regulations

Further clarity has been requested on these provisions mainly in relation to the workers who tend to miss out from such digital registration exercises.  

published on : 30th December 2020

Shocked over no FIR over missing senior citizen since 2017, notice sent to Delhi Police

A bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rajnish Bhatnagar said the non-registration of an FIR in the matter till now was also contrary to the standing orders of the Delhi Police. 

published on : 30th December 2020

In 2020, Haryana police traces 1,716 missing children

He said in a statement that 1,433 missing children were traced and reunited by field units and the remaining 283 were traced by the specialised Anti-Human Trafficking units of the State Crime Branch.

published on : 29th December 2020

NHRC in its 12th advisory asks states to implement measures to stop human trafficking

The Ministry of Women and Child Development received 27 lakh distress calls and intervened in 1.92 lakh distress on the ground during the pandemic.

published on : 11th December 2020

Allahabad HC seeks Uttar Pradesh government's stand on setting up special courts to try cases of human trafficking

The court issued notice to the government on the plea filed by civil society, Gudia, working among the victims of human trafficking for prostitution.

published on : 8th December 2020

NIA arrests man for running human trafficking racket under guise of placement agencies in Delhi

They used to bring poor and innocent minor boys and girls from Jharkhand on the pretext of providing them jobs in Delhi and neighbouring states but never paid them salaries.

published on : 3rd December 2020

Nobel laureate warns of increased trafficking of women due to pandemic

Murad said domestic tensions have intensified in confined living spaces, and stay-at-home orders "are increasing human trafficking farther underground."

published on : 1st December 2020

Post lockdown, sex workers in Sonagachi reeling under debt trap: Survey

The survey revealed that post-pandemic - 73 per cent of the sex workers want to leave the trade and look for new avenues of income.

published on : 30th October 2020

More teeth for anti-human trafficking units

Rise in cases prompts police to set up 5 more units, strengthen 9 existing ones using D1.83-crore Central grant-in-aid

published on : 20th October 2020

NIA files chargesheet against 12 persons in international human trafficking case

The NIA probe established that the arrested persons were associates of Ruhul Amin Dhali and Abdul Barik Sheikh, who were known to have trafficked young girls from Bangladesh to India.

published on : 19th October 2020

Hyderabad: NIA chargesheets 12 for trafficking Bangladeshi women

The NIA move came after a human trafficking case was registered at Pahadishareef police station of Rachakonda commissionerate on the city outskirts.

published on : 18th October 2020

Three held for human trafficking in UP; two women rescued

The members of the gang were arrested from the Bahjoi police station area while planning to sell the women, Sambahl SP Yamuna Prasad said.

published on : 15th October 2020

Child labour: 20 minors rescued at Balapur

All children have been moved to a child care centre in Hyderabad. 

published on : 6th October 2020

Bengal woman arrested by Dharamgarh police for kidnapping girl in bid to traffick her

The elder woman is alleged by police to have trapped her into the relationship with the intention of selling her off into prostitution. 

published on : 30th September 2020
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