missing children

Child abuse in India: What more can be done?

The brutal murder of a seven-year-old boy in Kerala at the hands of his mother's lover is a stark reminder that we as a country have failed in protecting our children.

published on : 18th April 2019

BBMP’s app to document homeless people and missing children in city

While they did not reveal the name of the company, the official said the project will include a website and app that will take a year to see completion.

published on : 9th March 2019

Delhi High Court pulls up DCPCR for not taking issue of missing children seriously

Delhi government standing counsel (criminal) Rahul Mehra submitted that the DCPCR has been found to be most negligent in the discharge of its duties.

published on : 4th March 2019

Unacceptable that facial recognition software was not helpful in missing kids cases: HC to police

The then 13-year-old girl went missing on July 21, 2014 and after she could not be traced for more than two-and-a-half years, the father moved the high court in May, 2017.

published on : 30th January 2019

Of more than 19K missing children, over 14K reunited with families: Delhi Police to HC

The submission was made by the Delhi Police before a bench of justices Hima Kohli and Manoj Kumar Ohri.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Two NGOs launch alliance to ensure children's safety at Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela, CRY will be working through one of its alliance - Mehfooz, to make volunteers present at different points of the mela in a bid to reunite missing children.

published on : 19th January 2019

27,356 children in Delhi had gone missing between 2015 and November-end in 2018: Government

Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, in a written reply, said out of the 27,356 missing children during that period, 19,596 were traced by the Delhi Police.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Out of every ten children going missing in Delhi six remain untraced: Report 

According to the report based on NCRB data and RTI replies from police, 63 per cent of missing children in Delhi were untraceable, while it was 30 per cent across the country.

published on : 27th September 2018

688 missing Tamil Nadu kids yet to be traced: Police

As many as 688 children, who went missing since 2016, are yet to be traced, the State  police informed the High Court.

published on : 25th September 2018

Missing children issue as vital as loan waiver: Karnataka High Court

The affidavit was filed by the DG&IGP in compliance with the directions issued during the last date of hearing.

published on : 4th September 2018

Aadhaar enrolment drive reunites 3 missing children with families

Three young children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, who were separated from their families years back, were reunited with their parents with the help of Aadhaar numbers.

published on : 11th July 2017