Mentally Challenged

  • 30-year-old mentally challenged son kills father with a brick 06-01-2014 03:26 PM

    A mentally challenged son allegedlykilled his father by hitting him with a brick in Barauli area in Kanpur, thepolice said on Monday. A resident of Barauli, Shayam Manohar (55), who works asa carpenter, on Sunday, had a fight with his 30-year-oldmentally challenged son Dipu.After the fight, Dipu left the house....
  • Bihar: Police tie, drag mentally-challenged man on the streets 24-10-2013 04:24 PM

    In a shocking incident, a mentally-challenged and injured man was tied and then dragged mercilessly on the streets of Purnia in Bihar by some Government Railway Police officials. The man identified as 40-year-old Gyanendra Choudhary, a native of Nepal, was injured while crossing the railway tracks and had been admitted...
  • Five arrested for gangraping mentally challenged woman 16-10-2013 04:53 PM

    Rajkot: A 20-year-old mentally challenged woman was allegedly gangraped by six persons for three days, police said on Wednesday. The woman, living in Mafatiya Para area of the city with her parents, was missing since October 13. She was found in a dilapidated house near the area Tuesday, where she...
  • Two arrested for sexually exploiting mentally challenged girls 05-09-2013 10:49 PM

    Jammu: Director of a shelter for mentally challenged children and a guard have been arrested for allegedly sexually exploiting five girl inmates of the home Jammu, police said on Thursday. "A director and a guard of a home for mentally-challenged children have been arrested on charges of sexually abusing five...
  • Ward boy, security guard rape 30-year-old mentally challenged woman; arrested 02-09-2013 10:25 AM

    In a shocking incident, a mentally challenged woman was allegedly raped by a ward boy and a security guard in the lift of a municipal hospital at Bhosari near Pune, police said on Monday. Both the accused have been arrested. The 30-year-old woman, who is also speech impaired, had been...
  • Unable to afford treatment, family chains mentally sick boy for 8 years 08-08-2013 04:17 PM

    A 12-year-old mentally challenged boy in Rajasthan has been fettered with chains and ropes in his house for eight years as the family cannot afford his treatment, his father said on Thursday. For all these years, Pankaj Meghwal, a resident of Sigada village near Mandawa town in Jhunjhunu district, some...
  • Himachal Pradesh: Three cops arrested for gangrape 04-07-2013 04:55 AM

    Shimla: Three policemen were arrested Wednesday in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi town for gangraping a 32-year-old mentally challenged woman and daughter of a former police official, an official said. The accused took the victim to a house and allegedly raped her on Tuesday, Superintendent of Police RS Negi told IANS. Accused...
  • Pune: Wardboy rapes mentally-challenged woman 21-04-2013 10:54 PM

    Pune: A 22-year-old mentally challenged woman was raped allegedly by a ward boy at a nursing home whose doctors have been arrested on charge of trying to bribe the survivor's family to hush up the matter. The incident occurred at Walhekarwadi in Chinchwad town near Pune on April 16 in...
  • Thrissur: Asylum abuse exposed, 41 rescued 03-01-2012 02:08 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Forty-one mentally challenged inmates were found living in pathetic conditions in a dubious asylum in Thrissur in Kerala. The inmates were chained to their beds, without clothes, with not even a proper roof above their heads. The inmates, who are mostly men and two to three children were rescued...
  • Maharashtra children homes in a mess: report 16-11-2011 08:45 AM

    Mumbai: In a shocking reality, a recent Maharashtra state committee report has shown how mentally challenged children are neglected and raped at the homes meant to take care. A quiet home tucked away in Panvel in Navi Mumbai caused a furore earlier in 2011 when five mentally challenged girls were...
  • Hospital adopts disabled kid shunned by society 16-04-2008 02:33 AM

    Australia are just 4 wickets away from winning the fourth Test against India at the Adelaide Oval and clinch the series 4-0. ...
  • Mentally challenged 12-year-old girl raped 13-04-2008 12:32 PM

    Adelaide: India's out-of-form middle-order batsman VVS Laxman preferred to hit the nets immediately after landing in Adelaide on Thursday while some of his teammates and their wives went shopping ahead of the fourth and the final Test against Australia at the Adelaide Oval starting on Tuesday. The India team landed...
  • Indian develops software that helps the differently-abled learn 05-10-2007 01:24 AM

    A new software has been developed to help those with learning disabilities. ...
  • Lending a helping hand to abused kids 01-02-2007 07:49 PM

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  • Festival sparkles women's shelter 21-10-2006 09:27 AM

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