Teacher suspended for alleged molestation in Kupwara school

Teacher suspended for alleged molestation in Kupwara school

Sopore: A teacher in Kupwara district was placed under suspension after he allegedly tried to molest a 12-year-old girl student. The incident took place at upper primary school Lillam in Villagam village of Kupwara. Sources said, on Friday, when most of the teachers and students were out to offer Friday prayers, the teacher, identified as […]

3 CRPF personnel suspended over ‘molestation’ case in Jammu

3 CRPF personnel suspended over ‘molestation’ case in Jammu

JAMMU: Three CRPF personnel have been suspended for allegedly molesting a girl and circulating videos here. “On March 10, at 2200 hrs, a girl, along with two CRPF personnel, was found inside GC CRPF Bantalab Campus which prima facie seemed to be a case of security breach,” a CRPF spokesperson said here on Sunday. He […]

Molestation cases rise, eve-teasing cases fall

Molestation cases rise, eve-teasing cases fall

Junaid Rather Srinagar: Despite introducing several measures to ensure the security of women, the state of Jammu and Kashmir has witnessed almost 10 percent increase in the number of cases of molestation of women, official records show. The annual document of Crime Branch available with Kashmir Reader reveals that the number of molestation cases in […]

Schoolteacher arrested on charges of molestation

BUDGAM: Police on Wednesday arrested a government schoolteacher on charges of molesting students. The teacher of government girls’ high school Kawoosa Khalisa was lodged at police station Magam and will be produced before court on Thursday, police sources said. The teacher was arrested after two girls from the said school in Narbal zone approached the […]

Molestation case: Opposition stages walk out

Molestation case: Opposition stages walk out

Jammu: Opposition members on Friday staged walk out from the legislative assembly over an alleged molestation case at GMC Jammu. The protesting members were demanding sacking of the doctor allegedly involved in molesting a medical student. The members staged walk-out after uproar in the assembly. They alleged that government has failed to take action in […]

Harassment, molestation of women by govt forces rife

Harassment, molestation of women by govt forces rife

Srinagar: The interface of local girls with government forces in every nook and cranny of Kashmir came into stark focus once again after Tuesday’s Handwara carnage that was purportedly triggered by one such incident. Women in Kashmir say the Handwara incident has heightened their sense of insecurity as they are victims of sexual assaults and […]