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Three held for trafficking infants in Gurugram 

A taxi driver helped the police arrest three traffickers of infants. 
"On driver's input, the case was registered against the accused and the investigation started wherein the accused were trafficking infants from Delhi to Rajasthan for selling them in 3 lakhs each," the police said.(File photo for representation)
Published on Jan 10, 2022 02:53 PM IST
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ED arrests alleged human trafficker from Ranchi in money laundering case

A special PMLA court, on December 10, sent Panna Lal Mahto alias Ganjhu to 5-day ED custody, the agency noted in a statement.
Logo of the Enforcement Directorate (File photo)
Logo of the Enforcement Directorate (File photo)
Published on Dec 12, 2021 04:15 PM IST
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By, New Delhi

‘New anti-trafficking law sans clarity on AHTUs will be toothless’

Research on the functionality of AHTUs, conducted in 2019, shows that the progress in creating and legitimising AHTUs across the country has not been a priority with a majority of them having remained notional offices with no dedicated officers.
The AHTUs across the country are running on the basis of state notifications and there is no statutory support regarding these specialised units. (Representational photo)
The AHTUs across the country are running on the basis of state notifications and there is no statutory support regarding these specialised units. (Representational photo)
Published on Dec 01, 2021 12:37 PM IST
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ByKaushik Gupta | Edited by Avik Roy, New Delhi

A trafficking racket that fed on desperation across borders

The police investigation that began last year has now seen the rescue of 21 women, the arrest of at least 30 people, and finally on October 2, the arrest of Munirul, the 28-year-old man at the centre of the trafficking ring.
Cases have been registered, and arrests are being made under section 370 (trafficking) of Indian Penal Code and the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act at Vijay Nagar and MIG police stations.(AFP | Representational image)
Cases have been registered, and arrests are being made under section 370 (trafficking) of Indian Penal Code and the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act at Vijay Nagar and MIG police stations.(AFP | Representational image)
Updated on Oct 08, 2021 02:24 AM IST
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By, Hindustan Times, Bhopal

Govt to set up centres for women in crisis globally: Union minister Smriti Irani

  • According to the draft bill, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will act as the central investigating authority responsible for preventing and combating human trafficking.
For the first time, Union minister Smriti Irani said, the government is looking at “trafficking in its entirety as an organised crime”.(HT file)
For the first time, Union minister Smriti Irani said, the government is looking at “trafficking in its entirety as an organised crime”.(HT file)
Published on Jul 30, 2021 03:26 PM IST
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By | Edited by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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