Hindustan Times | By Naresh K Thakur, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2020 12:40 AM IST
As many as 1,833 violent crimes were reported in the state in 2019 as compared to the 1,861 cases reported in 2018.
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2019 01:52 AM IST
Last month, Odisha minister of State for home Dibya Shankar Mishra said 1,865 rape cases were registered including sexual assault on 956 minor girls in the first nine months alone this year.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2019 04:36 PM IST
Two other youths have also been booked in connection in the case
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2018 02:30 PM IST
While petty crimes, like theft and chain snatchings have been on a decline, 2018 saw a sharp rise in more serious crimes, including those that target women and children.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2018 07:43 AM IST
India does not recognise marital rapes as a criminal offence. According to the 2015-16 National Family and Health Survey (NFHS), around 6% of Indian women aged 15-49 have experienced sexual violence at least once.