Child Trafficking
News  /  Published 01.08.22

Girl trafficked from Nepal rescued from Sonagachhi

A team from the anti-human trafficking unit of Lalbazar raided the red-light district and found the younger sister of the escaped victim...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.07.22

Four get ‘rare’ 20 years in jail for trafficking, two others get 10-year terms each

A Pocso (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) court in Barasat convicted the accused on July 22 and the sentencing happened on Thursday...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.07.22

Transgender teen helms commission for child rights protection for a day

With a friend’s help, Shivam went to Bihar as a dancer where she was 'sexually exploited' and finally with the help of an NGO, she fled to Kolkata...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.07.22

New Town conclave to combat cyber trafficking

‘Friend request’ on Facebook and WhatsApp used as bait to trap girls...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 28.07.22

Odia trafficking survivor rescued at 13 in Kolkata, compensated at 19

The girl, now 19, finally got the money on Monday, six years after she landed in the red-light district in Kolkata from Odisha...
By Debraj Mitra


News  /  Published 27.07.22

Trafficking survivors speak of post-rescue challenges at Kolkata session

Joseph Wesley, who looks after Bengal operations of World Vision, spoke about 'prohibitive cost' of continuing a legal battle for a survivor...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Sports  /  Published 12.07.22

Was trafficked as a child, says Mo Farah

Was forced to do housework and look after another family's children in exchange for food, says the British long-distance runner...
By Deutsche Welle

News  /  Published 12.04.22

Online game to spread awareness on sex trafficking

The multi-lingual interactive game allows players to experience what a missing person goes through when she is trafficked into prostitution...
By PTI, PRNewswire in Bengaluru

News  /  Published 21.12.21

Trafficked girls from Bengal rescued in Bihar

Girls from Bengal rescued on Saturday hail from North 24-Parganas and Bardhaman, said a representative of the NGO, which was part of the rescue operation...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.12.21

Animated film on child trafficking for Kolkata schools

Director wants to show short in 1,000 schools in Bengal, Maharashtra, Delhi-NCR and Kerala...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


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