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Sexual Assault of a Deaf Mute Juvenile in Observation Home, Umerkhadi on September 21, 1997

Authors : Jesani, Amar; D'Souza, Lalitha; Kulkarni, Sucha

Published Year: 1998

Mumbai: Forum Against Child Sexual Exploitation. 14 p., September 1998

An expert panel of investigators has given detailed chronology of an incident on sexual assault, which took place in observation home of Umerkhadi. The report throws light on how the unfortunate children of this country are being treated in observation homes which are established for their welfare and care in terms of poor administration, medical facilities, legal aid and procedure, carelessness about survivor, police reporting and suggested need to change in behaviour of all concerned including change in act also. Download full report