Chatrinaka police registered a POCSO case against the accused following a complaint by the survivor’s parents.
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The court also awarded a compensation of ` 5 lakh for the victim. While pronouncing the sentence on Wednesday, presiding judge Subash Kumar Behari said,
The report followed Rio Tinto's global survey, released in February, which found evidence of racism, bullying and reports from 21 women workers of sexual assault in the past five years.
While granting bail, Justice Bechu Kurian Thomas directed the petitioner to surrender before the investigating officer on June 27 at 9 am for interrogation.
A senior officer told TNIE that the police have collected all evidence necessary to counter the bail plea despite Vijay Babu contending that the sexual affair with the survivor was consensual.
However, since no action was taken against the accused, the woman lodged a case at the Burla police station on Wednesday.
Unable to bear the harassment, the girl approached Chandanagar police station and a case was registered.
The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Wednesday said that it has taken cognisance of a sexual harassment case reported to its office on May 27.
The survivor's counsel argued that a fair probe is necessary to unearth the truth.
In the incident at Gurukul Mahavidyalaya in Haryana’s Jhajjar on April 29, class IX student Shubham was locked in a room and assaulted by his teacher.
The actor was accompanied by her husband, and dubbing artist Bhagyalakshmi. The meeting at the Chief Minister's Office in in the Secretariat lasted for about 15 minutes.
The court said an FIR registered for offences punishable under the POCSO Act cannot be quashed on the basis of a compromise.
Section 82 of the Indian Penal Code provides that "nothing is an offence which is done by a child under seven years of age" being a "doli incapax."
The Royapettah police arrested three college students on Tuesday for allegedly assaulting two other college students on Monday. One of the accused was a student of The New College at Royapettah.