Human trafficking

NIA conducts raids at 55 locations, one operative apprehended from Telangana

The initial case was registered by the Assam Police’s Special Task Force (STF) and pertained to a human trafficking network  responsible for settlement of illegal migrants into India.

published on : 9th November 2023

Human trafficking: 10 from Karnataka held in NIA raids

The raid operation was aimed at dismantling illegal human trafficking support networks involved in the infiltration of illegal migrants from across the Indo-Bangladesh border into India.

published on : 9th November 2023

NIA conducts nationwide raids in human trafficking cases; Myanmar national detained in Jammu

A Rohingya Muslim from Myanmar was detained during a raid in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said in Jammu.

published on : 8th November 2023

Jharkhand likely to adopt Tamil Nadu model to prevent human trafficking

Out of the 656 cases registered with different police stations in Jharkhand between January 2017 and December 2022, 1,574 people have fallen victims of human trafficking.

published on : 31st October 2023

Andhra Pradesh: No awareness, fear of stigma hinder survivors’ access to aid

Many lack the necessary life skills and support to navigate the system, while others choose not to apply for compensation due to fear of stigma and retribution from traffickers.

published on : 25th October 2023

Ranchi Diary: Order issued to tackle human trafficking

In order to tackle rampant human trafficking in Jharkhand, Chief Minister Hemant Soren has asked all departments to work in coordination to tackle the menace.

published on : 12th October 2023

Cuba uncovers human trafficking for Russia's war in Ukraine

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said in a post on X, formerly Twitter, that the government was "acting with the full force of the law" against trafficking operations.

published on : 5th September 2023

‘Human trafficking a complex problem’

Bothra also called upon the civil society to provide ‘actionable information’ and help identify hotspots of human trafficking.

published on : 20th August 2023

Child Welfare Committee files FIR, seeks CB probe into minor girls’ trafficking

The matter came to the fore on Tuesday after the district child protection officer received a call alleging the trafficking of a 13-year-old girl of Stewart Patana to MP.

published on : 10th August 2023

Romanian care homes scandal spotlights abuse described as ‘inhumane and degrading’

So far, two Cabinet members were forced to resign over what Romanian media have dubbed the “horror homes” scandal.

published on : 9th August 2023

Operation muskan: cops rescue 2,617 kids in Telangana

The operation was taken up under the supervision of the Women Safety Wing (WSW) of the Telangana police.

published on : 4th August 2023

Labour migration including human trafficking continues in Talsara

Talsara MLA Bhawani Shankar Bhoi accused the government of failing to contain the migration trend or ensuring safety of the migrant labourers at their workplace in other states.

published on : 2nd August 2023

APCID launches ‘Vimukthi’ to fight human trafficking

A workshop was conducted by the women's protection cell wing of the Andhra Pradesh Crime Investigation Department to mark the International Day Against Human Trafficking, celebrated on July 30.

published on : 1st August 2023

Border states, UTs get financial aid to shelter victims of trafficking

India being the source and a destination for trafficking – especially of minor girls – the Centre has chalked out plans to block human trade by helping the border states to plug gaps. 

published on : 5th July 2023

Telangana High Court expresses concerns over human trafficking

The committee was led by him, and a detailed report on the functioning of the child welfare centres, their status, and infrastructure was filed before the court.

published on : 22nd June 2023

Andrew Tate appears in Romanian court to face rape and human trafficking charges

The Tate brothers, who are dual British-U.S. citizens, and the two Romanian suspects were detained in late December in Bucharest.

published on : 21st June 2023

Influencer Andrew Tate indicted for human trafficking, rape charges in Romania

Police arrested Tate, 36, and his brother Tristan, 34, and the two Romanian women late last year. Under preventive detention at first, they were placed under house arrest at the end of March.

published on : 20th June 2023

Greek migrant boat tragedy: Women, kids were in vessel's hold; Pakistanis 'forced' to stay below deck

Testimonies about the horrific tragedy reveal that migrants on the boat had reportedly denied offers of assistance; they were forced to drink urine when fresh water ran out, and more.

published on : 18th June 2023

18 from Uttar Pradesh & Jharkhand rescued, 2 traffickers held

In 2022, under Operation AAHT, the RPF Secunderabad Division rescued 23 children and arrested six traffickers.

published on : 17th June 2023
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