Pandemic heightens trafficking risks

“Trafficking is the most egregious violation of human rights”, declared Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary General, at the turn of the new millennium, when the global body adopted a convention against transnational organised crime, and three protocols, one for preventing and punishing trafficking in persons, especially women and children, under...

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Foreigners lost in sex maze

Published in The Deccan Herald by Vishnu Sukumaran Police claim prostitution rackets prevail also because there are orders for local cops not to carry out raids under the Immoral Trafficking (Prevention) Act without enough evidence and permission from seniors. The murders of two women from Uzbekistan have revealed one of...

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Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghubhar Das speaks on Human Trafficking in Jharkhand

The Honourable Chief Minsiter of Jharkhand delivers a Key Note Address on Human trafficking in Jharkhand at the 4th TIP[ Conclave held in Ranchi. “Chhatisgarh and Delhi have anti-trafficking acts (Placement Agency Act). We will also make an Act in 2015/16 to stop human trafficking that not only exploits people...

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