Tag: Childline

Missing minors from Bhubaneswar rescued by Childline in Bhadrak

Bhubaneswar: Two tribal minors, who had reportedly gone missing from Bhubaneswar last week, were traced in Bhadrak on Monday. A detailed probe will now be conducted to ascertain how the kids reached Bhadrak, said Police Commissioner YB Khurania. At present, both the minors including a girl are under the custody of Childline after Child Welfare […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Minor girl sexually assaulted in Cuttack

Cuttack: A minor girl studying in Class 4th was allegedly sexually assaulted yesterday by a youth under Darghabazaar police limits in Cuttack. The matter came to light after a written complaint was filed by the Childline and family members of the victim at the police station against the accused, who also happens to be a […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Newborn twins found abandoned at Bolangir Railway station

  Bolangir: Two newborn twin baby girls were found abandoned inside a toilet at Bolangir railway station in the wee hours on Sunday. Both the babies, believed to be two-months-old, were found inside a bag, sources said. The matter came to light after a passenger spotted them inside the toilet and informed railway officials who […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
boy chained by grandma rescued in Cuttack
Minor boy chained by grandma rescued in Cuttack

Cuttack: Cuttack ChildLine officials today rescued a 10-year-old boy from his house in Niladri Vihar area under Chauliaganj police limits here. He was allegedly kept in captivity, tied with a chain by his grandmother for the last two months, reports said. As per sources, the boy’s father had died some years ago while his mother […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
4 children rescued from abandoned school building in Cuttack

Cuttack: Four children including a girl staying in an abandoned building of a residential school here at Bidanasi area were rescued by Childline officials. The building of Godabarish saint sanskrit residential school where these children were kept is reportedly in a dilapidated condition. They were reportedly staying in a precarious situation. OTV team visited the […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Child marriage bid foiled in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Childline officials today successfully foiled an attempt to marry off a minor girl at MV-52 village under Korkanda block of Malkangiri district. This is the third such incident reported from the district in last three days, sources said. Acting on a tip-off, the Childline officials along with police reached the spot and verified the […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Newborn rescued from garbage dump in Cuttack

Cuttack: A newborn girl, dumped in a garbage heap at Nua Sahi under Bidanasi police limits in Cuttack, was rescued by locals on Saturday. According to police, a local resident named Bachani Behera spotted the newborn near the garbage dump and rescued her. Later, police and Childline officials were alerted, who rushed to the spot […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
5 child labourers rescued in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Police and Child Welfare Committee (CWC) officials today conducted raids at Magurgadia, Dhobadiha, Baniapat and College Road areas of the Keonjhar district and rescued five child labourers. Out of the five rescued children, two children were engaged as domestic help in houses of government officials. A joint squad consisting officials from the Labour Department, […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Childline rescues child abuse victim in Puri

Puri: An alleged victim of physical abuse, a girl studying in Class IV, was rescued by Childline members in Puri on Tuesday. The minor was admitted to a hospital as her condition was reportedly critical. “The condition of the child shows that her mother is involved in it. There is no place left on the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Fire mishap at hotelier’s house: CWC files case over death of minor maid

Bhubaneswar: In a twist to the fire tragedy in Pal Heights hotel owner Satpal Singh’s house, the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) today registered a case and asked Childline to probe the death of domestic help Tanu Das as she was a minor. The CWC sought to know whether the minor girl was working on wage […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Minor girl defies family decision, stops own marriage for higher study

Berhampur: Rutu Nahak, a class X student of Bauribandhu High School at Chadhiapalli here in Ganjam district has become a cynosure of all eyes after she broke her own marriage for the sake of her education. Driven by a strong will power, the 15-year-old girl defied the decision of her parents to fulfil her own […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Child labourer sold off to cop rescued in Puri

Puri: The Childline today rescued a minor girl near a tree at Loknath Road in the town. The girl belongs to Bhatli area of Bargarh district. Childline officials said the girl was working at the home of a woman police official at Baliapanda road. “We have registered a case with district labour officer as the […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Child Marriage: Childline averts another case in Kandhamal

Kandhamal: Childline squad successfully prevented another attempt of a family to marry-off their 17-year old minor daughter at Gunthingia village under Sarangagada area here in the district. According to reports, the minor girl was to be married off to a person named Hrudya Bargi of the same village. Acting on a tip-off, Childline officials along […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Childline thwarts child marriage bid in Balasore

Balasore: Childline today successfully prevented a family’s attempt to marry off their minor daughter at a temple in Khantapada in the district. Niranjan Das, son of Antaryami, of Srijanga village under Khantapada police station in the district was engaged to a minor girl of Gopalpur. All arrangements were made for the wedding at the nearest […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Child Marriage Kandhamal
Child marriage: Childline averts one more case

Kandhamal: Childline officials successfully thwarted a family’s attempt to marry off their 16-year old minor daughter at Gadasahi under Phiringia police limits of Kandhamal district on Monday. According to reports, the minor girl was engaged to a 22-year-old man of K Nuagaon block in the district by her parents. After the engagement on Monday, the […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021