Human Trafficking
West Bengal  /  Published 13.11.19

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A 23-year-old who used her university grant to start a campaign to improve menstrual hygieneA photographer who spreads awareness about missing and trafficked girls Come Sunday, 11 people who are chang...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.06.20

Crime in the time of a virus: Human trafficking

Some years ago, I had attended a district-level meeting of government officials and NGO functionaries in connection with the anti-trafficking work of an international welfare organization in an area k...
By Satyajit Das Gupta

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.04.19

Couple held for trafficking girls

A couple, who works in Vijaywada but keeps a rented place at Parsudih here, was arrested for human trafficking, after three girls, two of them minors, were rescued from Tatanagar station on Saturday.O...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 20.02.20

KSU concern over divorce cases, women trafficking

The Khasi Students’ Union has sought the Meghalaya government’s intervention to address the issue of increased divorce cases in the state as they felt it leads to trafficking.In a meeting with chi...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.04.19

Spunky shelter girls enact harsh realities

They’ve all been to the school of hard knocks. So, when girls from three shelter homes on Friday presented skits on alcoholism, early marriage and human trafficking, the audience comprising visitors...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 24.01.20

How schools can fight scourge

Educational institutions, particularly schools, are an important stakeholder in preventing human trafficking, speakers highlighted at a workshop organised here by the US Consulate in Calcutta and Shak...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.03.20

NIA to probe case against trafficker

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will investigate the case against human trafficker Panna Lal Mahto, a resident of Khunti district, who is alleged to have amassed properties worth around Rs 100...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.19

Trafficking survivor stitches empowerment dreams

A 30-year-old trafficking survivor is sewing up dreams with her own tailoring unit in South 24-Parganas, where she is empowering underprivileged girls by providing them employment.The journey has bee...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.19

Rs 6-lakh relief for trafficking survivor

A woman, who was trafficked to Pune at the age of 12 and abused till she reached adulthood, will get Rs 6 lakh from the Bengal government as compensation.On September 11, the state legal services auth...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Girl gang shares stories of traffic vigil

Look out for any girl in your neighbourhood or class who has not been seen for two or three daysWatch out if girls speak to strangersRaise the alarm in case of any of the aboveA group of teenage schoo...
By Our Special Correspondent in Baruipur


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