Child Welfare Committee
Calcutta  /  Published 08.09.20

21 trafficked Bihar minors rescued

A group of 21 minors from Bihar’s Samastipur, all alleged victims of trafficking, was rescued from a bus in the Maidan area early on Monday. Police said the children, aged between 12 and 14, we...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Maidan

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.20

Video hearing on adoption application

Covid19 has put on hold a special union, one that would have gifted a Spanish couple the joy of becoming parents through adoption of a four year old girl from a home in the district.Bankura district j...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Bankura

India  /  Published 30.01.20

Notice on kids at Ghanta Ghar

The women on a sit-in against the new citizenship law at Ghanta Ghar received a notice on Thursday from the Child Welfare Committee of Lucknow asking them to send their children away or face action.Ar...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

North East  /  Published 30.01.20

Officials foil teen marriage

Officers of district Childline along with Hojai police, acting on a complaint lodged on 1098, the helpline for children, foiled the marriage of a 17-year-old girl on Thursday afternoon.According to re...
By Nikhil Kumar Mundra in Hojai

India  /  Published 30.03.19

I wiped his blood: 4-year-old

“Daddy hit Pappi on his eyes, arms and head and dragged him by his legs. I was the one who wiped his blood. He fell on the floor and did not wake up,” the four-year-old said. A tale of unspeakable...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


India  /  Published 17.12.19

Student rape hush-up

A 14-year-old student of Kasturba Gandhi Girls Residential School in Manjhiaon delivered a baby boy at a state-run primary health centre in June, the incident exposing the nexus among education offici...
By N.N. Dubey in Garhwa

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.12.19

FIR against five for teen rape

The Mahila police station here has filed a case against five accused, including the doctor and hostel warden, for the rape and hush-hush delivery of a 14-year-old girl who studied at the Kasturba Gand...
By N.N. Dubey in Garhwa

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.12.19

Dilly-dally on DNA delays baby adoption

The negligence on the part of police in conducting the DNA test of the baby girl rescued from Ghurabandha jungle on September 6 has delayed her adoption process.Child Welfare Committee (CWC), under wh...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpdur

North East  /  Published 20.05.19

Rail cops rescue 20 kids in 4 months

Government Railway Police (GRP) superintendent of GRP Hemanta Kumar Das is a happy man. The GRP has rescued 20 children from being trafficked so far this year, his team said on Monday.Last year, the G...
By Abinash Kalita in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 03.03.20

Two held over teen marriage in Dhubri

The Dhubri District Child Welfare Committee, along with local police, rescued a teenager from being married off on Tuesday and arrested her brother and the prospective groom. Rehana Khatun, 17, is a r...
By Mukesh Kumar Singh in Dhubri


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