Crime against children rose 500% since 2006


CRY analysis of NCRB data for last decade shows sharper increase between 2012 and 2016

Crimes against children have increased by 500% in the past decade, according to a cumulative analysis done by Child Rights and You (CRY) on the basis of data released by the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) every year.

The CRY report indicates that children are increasingly being exposed to crimes, resulting in an exponential increase in the crime rate.

Komal Ganotra, director, policy and advocacy, at CRY, said that the analysis shows a sharper rate of increase between 2012 and 2016 than in the 2006-2011 period...................Read more

 

Source: The Hindu


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