GUWAHATI MOLESTATION CASE

  • 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 oneyear imprisonment. ...
  • Guwahati molestation: Amar Jyoti Kalita, 10 others convicted December 7, 2012

    Guwahati: Eleven out of the 15 accused in the horrific July 2012 molestation case in Guwahati were convicted by the CJM court on Friday. Those convicted included the prime accused Amar Jyoti Kalita who was seen in the footage of the incident, filmed by a local television journalist Gaurav Jyoti...
  • Guwahati molestation case: 13 accused get bail September 12, 2012

    Guwahati: Thirteen persons, accused of molesting a girl outside a bar in Guwahati, have been granted bail by a court. The Kamrup Chief Judicial Magistrate on Tuesday granted bail to Nabajyoti Baruah, Jitumoni Deka, Nabajit Deka, Dipak Deb, Puspendra Das, Dhanraj Basfor, Rubul Ali, Hafizuddin, Sikandar Basfor, Diganta Basumatary, Debo Das,...
  • Guwahati molestation: Last accused surrenders August 18, 2012

    Guwahati: The last accused in Guwahati molestation case of July 9 has surrendered. The police said the last accused in the case, Sikandar Basfore, gave himself up late last evening at Bhangagarh police station here. With this all the 17 accused in the case have been arrested by the police. Basfore...
  • News 360: Guwahati accused surrenders July 23, 2012

    A Mahapanchayat now tells Maruti management they must hire more locals. ...
  • 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 tipoff from Assam police. Kalita reportedly surrendered at the Banaras Hindu University Police Chowki in...
  • Women's activists demand removal of NCW chairperson July 20, 2012

    Jaipur: Rights activists on Thursday demanded removal of Mamta Sharma from the post of chairperson of National Commission for Women for her alleged insensitive remarks against women. "We demand from the Prime Minister and chairperson of the Congress party the removal of Mamata Sharma because never has the dignity of the...
  • Guwahati: Gogoi denies pressure on News Live July 19, 2012

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday asked a citybased news channel to clarify remarks made by its former editorinchief that there was pressure from him to resign over the coverage of the molestation of a girl near a pub in Guwahati. "There was no pressure from me on News...
  • Guwahati: Blame game on, some culprits still at large July 17, 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...
  • Media projecting a wrong image of Assam: Gogoi July 17, 2012

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday lambasted a section of the national television media for allegedly trying to paint a "negative picture" of the greater Assamese society in the wake of molestation of a girl in the city on July nine. "I am unhappy and angry and this is...
  • 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 CNNIBN, 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 molestation case disgusting: Khurshid July 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid on Saturday termed the molestation of a teenaged girl in Guwahati as "despicable and disgusting". "It was a despicable and disgusting act," Khurshid said on the sidelines of a conference on ecourt in New Delhi. He praised the 17yearold girl, who "bravely fought off her...
  • 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 17yearold 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...
  • 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 17yearold 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 17yearold 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. ...