POCSO

Actor Vijay Babu case: Kerala HC judge differs with fellow judge over anticipatory bail

Justice PV Kunhikrishnan's stand is contrary to Justice Bechu Kurian Thomas's order recently granting pre-arrest bail to actor-producer Vijay Babu in a rape case while he was abroad. 

published on : 27th June 2022

Man intrudes into school toilet, molests students

“He is a psycho. His main target is students. Despite the investigation into the Pocso case against him is going on, he still got engaged in similar crimes,” said the officer.

published on : 27th June 2022

POCSO: How a train journey with her father became a nightmare for a teenage girl in Kerala

The teenage girl and her father approached the railway guard for help, but he refused to come to their rescue.

published on : 26th June 2022

Kerala’s first child-friendly Pocso court opened

There is a need to create more awareness on the increasing incidents of sexual assault on children, Ernakulam Pocso Court Judge K Vinod Chandran said on Friday.

published on : 25th June 2022

Priests must verify age of bride before marriage in Kallakurichi: Collector

According to an official statement, around 17 child marriages were reported to the social welfare department in May at Kallakurichi.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Malappuram teacher held in yet another Pocso case

 K V Sasi Kumar, former teacher of St Gemma’s Higher Secondary School, Malappuram, has been arrested in another Pocso case.

published on : 20th June 2022

School teacher arrested in Pocso case in Malappuram

Manjeri Pocso Court remanded a 44-year-old teacher with Malappuram MSP Higher Secondary School based on the statement of a Class 9 student on sexual abuse.

published on : 17th June 2022

School teacher booked for misbehaving with student in Andhra Pradesh's Eluru district

On Tuesday, Srinivas allegedly misbehaved with a girl student when she was sitting in a classroom alone. 

published on : 16th June 2022

POCSO proceedings against Bishop quashed

The Cubbon Park police filed the chargesheet against four others in 2016 and the Bishop was left out since there was no material against him.

published on : 15th June 2022

Youths accused of raping minor girl lynched, set on fire in Jharkhand's Gumla

Enraged over the alleged gangrape, the girl’s family members and a few other villagers confronted the two youths violently.

published on : 10th June 2022

Pocso info in syllabus: Kerala HC seeks govt’s view

The court observed that young children, irrespective of gender, indulged in such acts, unmindful of the drastic consequences awaiting them.

published on : 10th June 2022

Accused in Pocso case can recall 18-year-old victim for cross-examination: Karnataka HC

A reading of the Section would clearly indicate the intention behind such enactment that in genuine cases the child-victim is not harassed.

published on : 9th June 2022

Pocso case accused ex-teacher granted bail, alumni protest

He was arrested in connection with two Pocso cases filed by his former students.

published on : 9th June 2022

Amid row over Hyderabad gang rape, 11-year-old girl sexually assaulted by cabbie and his friend in Telangana

A minor girl was abducted and raped by a cab driver and his friend at Muslim Colony in Kondurg village in the Rangareddy district. Both the accused are already arrested by Moghalpura police.

published on : 5th June 2022

Hyderabad minor gang rape: MLA Raghunandan Rao accuses police of trying to derail investigation

He also cautioned the police of tampering with the CCTV footage and other evidence, wanting that he will furnish all the evidence available to him to the court at an appropriate time. 

published on : 4th June 2022
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