In the last six months, the city police have closed 295 kidnapping cases and rescued 241 missing girls.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had performed Kanya Pujan of minor girls to mark Dussehra festivities during the poll campaign in Raigaon.
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A case was filed against two people for sexually assaulting two minor girls at Inavole village in Tulluru mandal on Thursday. According to police, it was learnt that the 12-year-old girls were sisters
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A video posted by the group's spokesman Suhail Shaheen showed dozens of schoolgirls in black, some wearing white head scarves and others with black face veils, sat in chairs waving Taliban flags.
According to the complaint, the man raped the girl in a drunken state at his home on Saturday, Senior Sub Inspector Swadesh Pal Singh said.
The development took place a few days back after it came to the knowledge of Chief Minister Hemant Soren that Jayanti is in Punjab.
He sought the support of the Second Chance Education Programme of UN Women which in collaboration with the State Government can help women who have not been able to complete their education.
It comes after the education ministry ordered male teachers and students back to secondary school at the weekend, but made no mention of the country's women educators and girl pupils.
"This was an organised and planned attempt with certain aim rather than isolated incidents," said Fr John Pallikkavayalil, director, department of catechism, in a press release.
While Jagtial district saw a six-year-old girl sexually assaulted by a teenager, a similar incident was reported from Mangalhat where a nine-year-old girl was abused by her distant relative.
According to the SI, the accused, identified as M Anil Kumar, 21, is residing in Indiramma colony in B Kothakota. He is a construction worker.
Baniya village and surrounding areas are facing a drought-like situation and locals believe the ritual will please the rain god and bring showers, the police said.
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