Assam Molestation

  • Court convicts 11 of molesting teenager outside bar in Guwahati December 7, 2012

    While the main accused, Amar Jyoti Kalita, has been jailed for two years, others have been awarded one-year imprisonment. ...
  • Guwahati molestation case: Key accused arrested in UP July 23, 2012

    Varanasi/Guwahati: On the run for two weeks, Amar Jyoti Kalita, who was filmed leading a mob of 50 in molesting a young woman in Guwahati, was on Monday arrested in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh following a tip-off from Assam police. Kalita reportedly surrendered at the Banaras Hindu University Police Chowki in...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 17, 2012

    Blame game continues over Guwahati molestation case. Mamata Banerjee decides to back Pranab Mukherjee in presidential elections. ...
  • Assam molestation: Has the victim's dignity been compromised? July 17, 2012

    The NCW blames the police for responding late while CM Tarun Gogoi slams mediapersons for not calling the police on time. ...
  • Guwahati: Blame game on, some culprits still at large July 18, 2012

    New Delhi: While the telecast of the Guwahati incident of a mob molesting a teenage girl rippled shockwaves across the country, its impact on the social and political circle is proving to be more fatal with the women's organistion blaming the police for responding late and the Assam Chief Minister...
  • Guwahati case: Blame game on as some culprits roam free July 17, 2012

    The NCW has blamed the police for responding late while the Assam CM slammed mediapersons for not calling the police on time. ...
  • Guwahati molestation case: NCW thanks media July 17, 2012

    New Delhi/Guwahati: The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday thanked the media for highlighting the incident where a teenage girl was molested by a mob of at least 30 people in full public view in the heart of Guwahati. Speaking to CNN-IBN, NCW chief Mamta Sharma said the incident was...
  • Guwahati molestation case: Has the dignity of victim been protected? July 16, 2012

    The NCW decided to remove Alka Lamba from the enquiry committee after she revealed the name of Guwahati molestation case victim. ...
  • Guwahati: NCW sacks Alka Lamba from probe panel July 16, 2012

    Guwahati: The National Commission for Women (NCW) has decided to remove Alka Lamba from the enquiry committee which is probing into the molestation case of a teenage girl by a mob in the heart of Guwahati almost a week back. She has been removed by NCW chief Mamta Sharma following a...
  • The Last Word: How should journalists react to criminal activities? July 16, 2012

    Private news channel reporter Gaurav Jyoti Neog, blamed for allegedly instigating the mob to molest the teenage girl, resigned from his job on Sunday. ...
  • Guwahati: CM meets victim, assures monetary relief July 16, 2012

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday met the victim, who was publicly molested and stripped by a mob of more than 30 people in Assam's capital Guwahati, and promised more security and monetary relief. However, even after one week of the incident the police have not been able...
  • Guwahati molestation: NCW report delayed over faux pas July 16, 2012

    The three-member NCW team was supposed to submit its report on the Guwahati molestation on Monday. ...
  • Guwahati case: 5 accused still free, NCW flays police July 16, 2012

    Guwahati: Almost one week has passed since a young girl was publicly molested and stripped by a mob of more than 30 people in Assam's capital Guwahati but the police have not been able to arrest all those involved in the heinous incident. The National Commission for Women (NCW) has...
  • Army jawan molests college girl in Assam, arrested July 15, 2012

    Sibsagar: In another shocking incident in Assam, a college girl was allegedly molested by an Army jawan in Shibsagar district, even as police are still struggling to nab the seven out of 12 men accused of groping and beating up a teenager in Guwahati. The incident took place when a Lance...
  • Now, teenage girl molested by army jawans in Assam July 14, 2012

    Sibsagar: Close on the heels of molestation of a girl in Guwahati that generated national outcry, a teenager met the same fate allegedly at the hands of army jawans in Assam's Sibsagar district, police said on Saturday. A team of army personnel headed by a Lance Naik were on patrol duty...
  • Guwahati molestation: No further arrests, activist blames journalist July 14, 2012

    There has been no further arrests in the case even as the the pressure is building on the police. ...
  • Journalist instigated Guwahati molestation: Activist July 14, 2012

    Guwahati: A journalist who filmed the molestation of a girl in Guwahati on Monday night had 'instigated' it, alleged RTI activist Akhil Gogoi on Saturday drawing condemnation from scribe bodies, but the news channel denied it as 'baseless'. Gogoi who screened the video at the Guwahati Press Club alleged that the...
  • Guwahati: Girl molested, CM calls for action July 13, 2012

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has finally reacted to the Guwahati incident where a 17-year-old girl was molested in full public view by a mob, saying he has asked the police to take immediate action in the case. Addressing a press conference, the Chief Minister said that a Special Task...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 13, 2012

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  • Is there total lack of fear of the law in cases of public molestation? July 13, 2012

    A group of 20 people molested a teenage girl in Guwahati in full public view. ...
  • News 360: Assam shocker, India's shame July 13, 2012

    Four days after a teenage girl is groped and brutalised by 20 men in public glare, only four of the suspects are arrested. ...
  • Guwahati molestation incident sparks national outrage July 13, 2012

    A 17-year-old girl is beaten, groped and brutalised by about 20 men in full public glare outside a bar in Assam. ...
  • Guwahati: CM reacts, calls for immediate action July 13, 2012

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has finally reacted to the Guwahati incident where a 17-year-old girl was molested in full public view by a mob, saying he has asked the police to take immediate action in the case. Addressing a press conference, the Chief Minister said that a Special Task...
  • Molestation probe will follow due process: Assam DGP July 13, 2012

    Speaking to Rajdeep Sardesai, Assam DGP Jayanta Narayan Choudhary said he could not afford to get emotional about the Guwahati molestation. ...
  • Guwahati: Teenage girl molested by mob, 3 arrested July 13, 2012

    Guwahati: In a shocking incident in Guwahati, a teenaged girl was molested, groped at and beaten up by a mob. The girl was attacked when she was returning home from a party at a city bar at the Christian Basti area. The teenage girl allegedly had an altercation with a young...