Bihar shelter home

Bihar shelter home cases: Recommended action against erring government servants, CBI tells SC

The CBI has said that enquiries have been completed in these 17 shelter home cases, except the ongoing further probe in two matters.

published on : 27th June 2020

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Delhi court defers verdict till January 20

The court had on March 20, 2018, framed charges against the accused, including Thakur, for offences of criminal conspiracy to commit rape and penetrative sexual assault against minors.

published on : 14th January 2020

Bihar shelter home rape case: Former minister Manju Verma's anticipatory bail plea dismissed

Manju Verma's husband was also accused of having links with Brajesh Thakur, the alleged mastermind behind the scandal.

published on : 9th October 2018

Bihar Shelter home case: Manju Verma claims husband innocent, Opposition says resignation delayed

Bihar Congress chief Kaukab Quadri said the resignation should have come earlier and “was necessary for a fair probe”.

published on : 9th August 2018

Bihar government will take over all shelter homes from NGOs: Nitish Kumar

Nitish said since there is a statutory provision that the state must provide protection to needy people at shelter homes, the government will invest funds to build such facilities and run them.

published on : 7th August 2018

Bihar shelter home rape: CBI team inspects District Child Protection Unit office

The CBI team is understood to have gone through documents kept there and spoken to other officials posted at the DCPU office, the sources said.

published on : 7th August 2018

No minister including Manju Verma needs to resign: Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi on Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case

Verma is in the eye of the storm after the name of her husband cropped up in the case of sexual abuse of minor girls at the shelter home in Muzaffarpur.

published on : 6th August 2018

Bihar shelter home rape case: One of 14 girls rescued goes missing

Pragya Bharti said that she immediately registered the complaint with the police and also submitted copies of the CCTV footage for further investigation.

published on : 5th August 2018

Bihar shelter home rape case: BJP leader CP Thakur seeks minister Manju Verma's resignation, but JD(U) disagrees

Senior BJP leader CP Thakur said JD(U) minister Manju Verma should resign from the cabinet owning moral responsibility for the alleged sexual abuse of minor girls.

published on : 5th August 2018

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Bihar suspends 6 child protection unit officials

The officials were suspended on grounds that they did not act despite being informed over the ill-treatment meted out to children at shelter homes.

published on : 5th August 2018

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Rahul Gandhi to join Tejashwi Yadav's protest against Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

11 employees of a child shelter home in Muzaffarpur were arrested on July 24 for allegedly sexually harassing the inmates.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Bihar shelter home rape: CBI collects documents from state officials

As many as 34 minor girls were sexually assaulted in Balika Grih, a short-stay girls' shelter home run by the NGO in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Supreme Court restrains media from showing images of Bihar shelter home rape victims

The SC said it was a cause for serious concern that alleged victims of sexual violence were interviewed a number of times and were made to repeat the incident.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Normal life hit in Bihar due to opposition parties' bandh in protest against shelter home sex scandal

CPI(ML) and RJD workers staged a demonstration outside the house of the arrested mastermind of the sexual abuse case, Brajesh Thakur, in Muzaffarpur.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Bihar shelter home rape case: CBI takes over investigation, registers case

The matter had come to light earlier this year when the Bihar Social Welfare Department filed an FIR based on a social audit of the shelter home conducted by a Mumbai-based institute.

published on : 29th July 2018
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