Wednesday, 18 January 2017

JANUARY 17 (Women's Right)

1. DNA
Delhi tailor assaulted hundreds of minor girls. Parents hesitated in approaching police, fearing harassment by cops.

2. Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar
Girl child health and adolescent girl health day to be celebrated on January 24. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao message also to be given.

3. Daily News (Newai)
Girls are future of the nation, says Newai MLA Hiralal Raigar at a function of students from Banasthali Vidyapeeth.

4. Dainik Bhaskar (Udaipur)
Electricity connection to rape survivor woman's house restored after one year. She had leveled rape charges against Sarpanch of her village.

5. Rajasthan Patrika (Dausa)
Foetus sex determination tests being conducted on payment of fee of Rs. 20,000. Agents taking pregnant women for test to private hospitals in Agra.

JANUARY 17 (Child Right)

1. DNA / Daily News / Dainik Bhaskar
Drunk father kills infant in rage. He came home drunk and had an argument with wife, after which he banged child's head on floor.

2. Daily News
Health Minister gives instructions for speeding up immunization work. He gives warning to 50 blocks.

3. Hindustan Times
Minor girl raped in Bihar by principal and three teachers of her school. Her mother is a teacher in the same school.

4. The Times of India
Jhunjhunu district to be felicitated under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao scheme. It was earlier identified as one of districts with the worst child sex ratio.

5. Hindustan Times (Udaipur)
Pregnant minor rape survior to be shifted to government shelter home. SCPCR chairperson Manan Chaturvedi had met her.