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Thiruvananthapuram no more a child’s paradise

Raising serious questions about the deterrence value of Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act, it has emerged the capital tops the state in the number of crimes against minors.

Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala having a word with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the public meeting held as part of 'Padayorukkam', in Kochi on Friday. KPCC president M M Hassan and P K Kunhalikutty MP are also seen | k shijith

Warm welcome to 'Padayorukkam' 

The rally led by Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala, 'Padayorukkam', was accorded a warm reception as it entered Ernakulam district on Friday. The rally began its district-tour from Aluva where hundreds of UDF workers gathered to receive Chennithala from Paravur Junction.