Abstract
FORENSIC STUDY ON CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE UNDER POCSO ACT

U. K. Kulkarni*, Dr. K. V. Kulkarni, R. N. Kokre and B. B. Daundkar

ABSTRACT

Children are the GOD gift to humanity but among them are most vulnerable sections in any society. Their sexual abuse is one of the most heinous crimes imaginable. Child Sexual assault is a serious, pervasive social issue POCSO act is formulated to effectively address the heinous crimes of sexual abuse and sexual exploitations of children. Every day, Forensic science Laboratories receives 5 to 6 cases of child sexual abuse. So objective of this study is to bring out some shocking facts and its main finding in relation with sexual abuse which are- child sexual abuse cases under IPC 376,377,354 POCSO act 2012 were reported by 48% children. Among them, 43% were male child and 54% were female child, 24% of child respondents faced severe forms of sexual abuse, 19% had been sexually assaulted and 57% reported other forms of sexual abuse. This paper also represents a humble attempt to highlight briefly on the awareness of POCSO act.

Keywords: POCSO act, IPC, Child sexual abuse.


[Full Text Article]   [Download Certificate]

Login





Forgot Password  |  Register

Indexing

Best Paper Awards

European Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences (EJBPS) will give best paper award in every issue in the form of money along with certificate to promote research activity of scholar.

Best Article of current issue :

Dr. Dhrubo Jyoti Sen

Download Article : Click here

News & Updation

  • EJBPS: MARCH ISSUE PUBLISHED

    MARCH 2024 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 MARCH 2024.

  • EJBPS New Impact Factor

    EJBPS Impact Factor has been Increased to 7.482 for Year 2024.

  • Index Copernicus Value

    EJBPS Received Index Copernicus Value 77.3, due to High Quality Publication in EJBPS at International Level

  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.

    .

  • Article Invited for Publication

    Dear Researcher, Article Invited for Publication  in EJBPS coming Issue.

     

UG/PG/Ph.D Research Publication

Research Scholar of UG/PG/Ph.D can Submit their Research Article/Review Article/Case Study/Short Communication for Publication in EJBPS

Downloads

Copyright From

Covering Letter

                        Author Instruction 
 

PLAGERLUM REPORT