trafficking

Madhya Pradesh govt to register details of girls, boys going out for work in effort to prevent trafficking

Boys and girls going out for work will have to first compulsorily register themselves with government bodies to ensure that they can be tracked easily in case they go missing.

published on : 14th January 2021

Cyberabad Police rescue 17 kids from Bihar working in bangle-making unit

The children, all between eight and 14 years old, were brought to the city a few months before the lockdown to work at the Samad Bangles company.

published on : 13th January 2021

Child trafficking: NHRC directs personal appearance of Home Secretary and SP   

As per the petition, one Narayan Dash of Ganjam district had kidnapped an eight-year-old girl from her village while she was witnessing a festival on the occasion of Kartika Purnima in 2015. 

published on : 4th January 2021

Seven Uttar Pradesh cops suspended for registering 'wrong' human trafficking case

Seven police personnel, including these five, have been suspended for dereliction of duty and maligning the image of the force.

published on : 4th January 2021

Anti-trafficking group suggests changes in labour regulations

Further clarity has been requested on these provisions mainly in relation to the workers who tend to miss out from such digital registration exercises.  

published on : 30th December 2020

Shocked over no FIR over missing senior citizen since 2017, notice sent to Delhi Police

A bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rajnish Bhatnagar said the non-registration of an FIR in the matter till now was also contrary to the standing orders of the Delhi Police. 

published on : 30th December 2020

In 2020, Haryana police traces 1,716 missing children

He said in a statement that 1,433 missing children were traced and reunited by field units and the remaining 283 were traced by the specialised Anti-Human Trafficking units of the State Crime Branch.

published on : 29th December 2020

41 arrested for sharing child abuse materials in Kerala

The Sunday's raids marked the third phase of Operation P-Hunt- a dedicated exercise meant to purge child pornography- and as many as 465 places were subjected to searches.

published on : 28th December 2020

Narcotics sleuths seize MDMA, cocaine worth Rs 55 lakh in Bengaluru, arrest two Kenyans

Cocaine and MDMA are banned under the NDPS Act. “The popularity of such contraband synthetic drugs has increased manifold over the past five years in India,” said an NCB officer.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Malaysian of Indian origin escapes gallows after acquittal in drug trafficking case in Singapore

Pragas Krissamy was among three men sentenced to death by the High Court last year for their involvement in a transaction of 19.42 gram of heroin in 2017.

published on : 19th December 2020

French police seize tonnes of World War II weapons and ammunition, detain suspected arms trafficker

The judicial police said that a raid last Friday in the city of Annecy netted a tonne of hunting ammunition and 300 kilogrammes of ammunition for military weapons, as well as nine pistols.

published on : 16th December 2020

Rajasthan teacher saves tribal kids from trafficking

Risking his life, the government school teacher in Udaipur has saved more than 40 children in the last eight years from 'dalals' who force these kids into inhuman work.

published on : 13th December 2020

NHRC in its 12th advisory asks states to implement measures to stop human trafficking

The Ministry of Women and Child Development received 27 lakh distress calls and intervened in 1.92 lakh distress on the ground during the pandemic.

published on : 11th December 2020

Narco trafficking through Bay of Bengal maritime route a new challenge: NCB chief Rakesh Asthana

The Myanmar official urged India to develop frequent information exchange on trafficking of drugs and precursor smuggling activities at every level.

published on : 11th December 2020

India-Nepal should take urgent steps to prevent child trafficking: Kailash Satyarthi

BBA hosted a bilateral virtual Indo-Nepal Dialogue on Trafficking of Children Across Borders along with Swatantra Abhiyaan and BASE, Nepal. 

published on : 11th December 2020
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