Minor girl rape : Man booked under POCSO act

Friday, May 20th, 2022

Bantwal : A POCSO case has been registered at the Bantwal City Police Station against a man for developing physical relations with a minor girl. The accused has been identified as Aswath resident of Kinnigoli Kolluru. As per the complaint, Ashwath had sexual intercourse with a girl studying in second PUC and impregnated her. The […]

Fish trader arrested for sexually harassing minor girl

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022
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Bantwal : A youth arrested under POCSO Act on the charges of sexually harassing a minor girl at Bantwal Rural Police station limits. The arrested person is Mustafa (32), a resident of Kumpanamajalu near Farangipete. The accused who is a fish trader had reportedly taken the neighbouring minor girl to a place near the post office at […]

Minor girl rape, accused gets 15year RI and 1 lakh fine

Thursday, October 28th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Additional District and Sessions Judge, Fast Track Sessions Court-1, (POCSO), Savithri V Bhat on Wednesday sentenced a 45-year-old driver to 15 years of Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) under section 6 of the POCSO Act, and imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh under this section. Special Public Prosecutor Venkataramana Swamy said that the […]

A person from Kinnigoli arrested under POCSO act

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : A Kinnigoli person arrested under POCSO act on the charges of raping a minor girl by the city police. The arrested person is Muhammad Naushad (25) son of Mayyaddi, resident of Ullanje, Mannabettu, Kinnigoli Mulki. A complaint was earlier lodged against him in Pandeshwar women’s police station in connection with the alleged rape of a 17 year old girl. […]

Man ends life by jumping from Mangaluru district court building

Wednesday, September 1st, 2021

Mangaluru : A 32-year-old man ended his life by jumping from the sixth floor of the Mangaluru district court complex on Tuesday, who arrested under the POCSO act recently. As the man Raviraj had sustained serious head injuries, he succumbed before being shifted to the hospital. Raviraj, eking out a living by painting buildings, was arrested […]

Head constable arrested on charges of misbehaving with a minor girl

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

Mangaluru : A head constable of a police station in the city has been arrested under POCSO Act on charges of  misbehaving with a minor girl through mobile phone calls and messages. Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) case is filed against him. It is said, he collected the phone number of the girl, who had […]

Father-son arrested under POCSO act at Udupi

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021
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Udupi : Women police arrested father-son duo on Monday May 31 under POCSO act on the accusation of sexually harassing a minor girl. The arrested accused are identified as Shivashankar (58) and Sachin (28) of Ballari origin. Shivashankar works as food delivery agent, while his son Sachin was working in a canteen at Manipal. They sexually assulted a […]

Pigmy collector gets 10 years RI for sexually abusing minor

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Mangaluru : The additional district and sessions judge, fast-track sessions court-1, (Pocso), Savithri V Bhat, on Friday sentenced a pigmy collector to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment (RI) and a fine of Rs 1 lakh, in a case booked under the provisions of the Pocso Act. Special public prosecutor Venkataramana Swamy told reporters that in […]

A youth arrested under POCSO act near Belthangady

Friday, March 12th, 2021

Belthangady : A youth arrested on charge of outrage the modesty of a minor girl at Nidigal of Kalmanja village of the taluk on Wednesday. The police arrested accused Mohammed Irfan and registered a case under POCSO act. It is said, the accused got acquainted with the victim, who is studying in SSLC, on Instagram. The girl was travelling […]

SDPI Ullal block committee president booked under the POCSO Act

Monday, January 18th, 2021

Mangaluru : SDPI Ullal block committee president booked under the POCSO Act at Ullal police station against the  for the sexual harassment of a minor girl. The accused identified as Ullal resident and SDPI Ullal block committee president Siddiq. The accused is said to have got acquainted with the girl under the pretext of helping her mother. […]