ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Child Abuse In State Custody

A NEWSPAPER report on a case of sexual assault of a deaf-mute minor girl residing in the Observation Home in Umerkhadi (OHU) on September 21, 1997 prompted the Forum against Child Sexual Exploitation to commission a fact finding committee com-prising the two of us, the first from CEHAT and the second from the Mahila Dakshata Samiti, to enquire into the incident

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