Absconding shelter home director, warden, 2 others nabbed in Madhya Pradesh in sexual assault on minors case
Four accused of the case were arrested from Mada in Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh and brought to Jamshedpur on transit remand.
The police have already intimated the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights about their ongoing investigation into the matter.
If there is no arrangement or space available at the facility, it would be the responsibility of the institution, approached by the woman in need, to ensure accommodation for the help seeker.
Though the shelter home, situated at Thrikkakara, is awaiting inauguration, a few trans women have already found shelter there.
The property, in the name of Thakur's wife Asha, is located in Raj Nagar-I area of Palam Colony and the ED took its possession on Tuesday.
Residents are of the opinion that the Smart City project offers nothing much for the street dwellers and the Corporation should at least construct more night shelters for women and the aged.
Currently fostering over 30 dogs at the Bylakuppe centre, the shelter home was established in August 2018 and has since been funded by just one person called Tsering Dolma, who is based in the US.
A week after a 16-year-old alleged rape survivor died at a hospital in Bhopal due to suspected poisoning of sleeping pills overdose at a children shelter home, NCPCR team has started its probe.
The manager of the shelter home, run by an NGO and aided by government, was arrested on January 21 for allegedly raping an inmate, while three other staffers were held on Saturday.
Ever since the Covid-19 outbreak began, the number of people accommodated in Corporation shelters has been increasing, say Corporation officials.
Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Convict moves Delhi HC challenging trial court's life sentence verdict
Roshan, in his plea filed through advocate A P Singh, claimed that the trial court convicted and sentenced him by merely relying on the complainants' version.
Ramanuj Thakur was the maternal uncle of the main accused Brajesh Thakur.
A division bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar adjourned further hearing in the matter to February 18 after the appellant side sought an adjournment in the matter today.
She suggested them to relocate to the shelter homes spread across the city during winter.
Most of the scrutinised shelter homes were in Tamil Nadu (274), Andhra Pradesh (145) and Kerala (107).