human trafficking

Bangladeshi human trafficker living in India illegally for last 20 years apprehended: BSF

The apprehended smuggler revealed his name as Hassan Ghazi and said he presently residing in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas.

published on : 10th June 2021

AHTU cracked 30 human trafficking cases in 2021

Anti-Human Trafficking Unit, Rachakonda, has been working tirelessly to safeguard citizens and keep a check on human trafficking.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Rescued victim turns out to be trafficking organiser

Police said Moyna, who was running a prostitution ring, had an Indian Voter ID and Aadhaar card with a fictitious name.

published on : 1st June 2021

Three arrested in trafficking racket, 3 others still absconding

The accused responded to the messages about the availability and price while the decoy unit shared a location falling under the Balapur police station limits to send the women.

published on : 28th May 2021

Five Ugandan women held in Hyderabad as police bust international human trafficking racket

Five women traffickers from Uganda were arrested by the Anti Human Trafficking Unit (AHTU), who busted an international human and drugs trafficking racket.

published on : 22nd May 2021

10 Anti-Human Trafficking Units to be added to Andhra's existing three

In an order issued by the Principal Secretary to the government (Home department) Kumar Viswajeet, the government also declared all the AHTUs as police stations with a dedicated staff.

published on : 19th May 2021

'Make Bengal safer for women': Survivors of sex trafficking release poll manifesto 

According to Save the Children's analysis of 2018 NCRB data, West Bengal reported the second-highest number of children being trafficked at 8205.

published on : 12th April 2021

Handbooks on how to counter trafficking

Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan launched ‘Handbooks on Countering Human Trafficking’ brought out by Prajwala, at a programme held in Raj Bhavan on Thursday.

published on : 9th April 2021

'Misleading, distorted': MHA slams linking its letter on human trafficking to farmers' stir

The ministry said a section of media has erroneously reported that the ministry has written the letter to Punjab levelling 'grave charges' against the farmers of the state.

published on : 4th April 2021

Odisha Police get Rs 9 crore to strengthen help desks, anti-human trafficking units

While Rs 5 crore has been sanctioned for Mahila and Sishu desks in 500 police stations, Rs 3.99 crore has been provided for AHTUs in Odisha.

published on : 25th March 2021

Five-month-old girl child rescued after arrest of human trafficker near Mangaluru

The incident came to light when someone alerted Mysuru-based NGO Odanadi about the human trafficker in Mangaluru. The NGO subsequently approached him in the guise of a prospective adoptive parent.

published on : 5th March 2021

Call for steps to eradicate human trafficking in Andhra Pradesh

In-charge director Usha said 105 volunteers from 13 AU Affiliated colleges were enrolled in AHTC club.

published on : 26th February 2021

Rachakonda police nab four people who ran interstate human trafficking racket

Police said the arrested are working as agents for AL-Hayath Tours & Travels, Malakpet, which deals with Emigration and Manpower recruitment. 

published on : 9th February 2021

Chhattisgarh teen 'sold' six times in two months in human trafficking racket; eight arrested from MP, UP

The entire human trafficking saga came to the fore after a Chhattisgarh police team arrived in Chhatarpur (MP) on February 4 in search of the abducted girl.

published on : 7th February 2021

Headmaster taking on human trafficking

Maity has been tutoring villagers of South 24 Parganas against falling into traps of notorious gangs who entice girls & persuade parents to marry them off early, finds out Pranab Mondal.

published on : 7th February 2021
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