human trafficking

Human trafficking racket busted, Nepal national held

Luring them with job offers in five star hotels, nine such victims were being taken to Maldives as bonded labourers

published on : 23rd October 2019

11 arrested for human trafficking in Uttar Pradesh; two minors rescued

The arrested used to target minor girls who fled from their houses and are picked up from railway stations.

published on : 29th September 2019

IIT aspirants get caught in traffickers’ web; 1 rescued

The boys, who were worried about cracking entrance tests were brought from Kota to B’luru

published on : 22nd September 2019

NIA registersfirst trafficking case under amended Act

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered its first human trafficking and exploitation case against three persons, under the recently-amended NIA Act.

published on : 19th September 2019

Human trafficking thriving in Telangana

Telangana records around 300 cases of human trafficking  in 2018, majority reported within Cyberabad limits; State police release blow-by-blow module on standard operating procedure to deal with traff

published on : 19th September 2019

Children drop out of schools as child lifting rumours spread in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh, in the past few weeks, has reported over 100 incidents of mob violence over child lifting rumours.

published on : 19th September 2019

NIA lodges first human trafficking case under recently-amended NIA Act

On July 17, Parliament approved the National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill to enable the NIA, among other things, to additionally investigate offenses related to human trafficking, etc.

published on : 19th September 2019

Centre mulling security fencing on Indo-Nepal border to curb trafficking: BJP MP Akshaibar Lal

Lal said he will soon meet the Union home minister and the defence minister and put forward the suggestions given by the stakeholders during the workshop.

published on : 17th September 2019

Delhi girl sold to trafficker for Rs 1 lakh, says mother sold toddler brother too

The girl's mother on September 15 asked her to accompany her to her sister's place in Badarpur, but instead took her to a hotel in Nizamuddin, the panel said.

published on : 16th September 2019

This Chhattisgarh IAS officer pedals 100 km to end human trafficking

Nilesh Kumar Kshirsagar, IAS officer of 2011-batch, who covered 100 km in six hours on a bicycle, felt there is a greater need to jointly put up a big fight to end human trafficking.

published on : 15th September 2019

Trafficked Nepali girl rescued from KSR railway station  

The teenager had been sold to a 40-year old married man in Bengaluru a month ago and he forcibly married her. 

published on : 13th September 2019

Kerala seeks UN endorsement for its Anti-Human Trafficking Clubs

He recently made a presentation about the programme in a meeting conducted by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in New Delhi. 

published on : 11th September 2019

17 minor boys rescued from being trafficked in Bihar

The boys-aged between 8 and 14, were being trafficked to Punjab’s Amritsar from Darbhanga in the 15211 Jannayak express train to employ them as child-labourers.

published on : 1st September 2019

Police rescue nine children

The police officers shifted seven children to the Child Home at Guntur and the remaining two children were handed over to their parents after counseling.

published on : 16th August 2019

7-month pregnant minor rescued from prostitution, woman arrested

A woman aged 24 has been arrested for allegedly forcing two minor girls into prostitution in the suburbs of North Chennai.

published on : 14th August 2019
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