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molestation

The unwelcome touching or fondling—typically understood to be by an older person or one who is a position of authority—of a child or younger person or subordinate.
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When the area people knew about the presence of Haleem Adil in Ibrahim Haideri police station, the parents of another minor girl, victim of molestation after kidnapping, Saweera, also reached there and demanded justice.
Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar called on the government to trial the accused of sexual violence, and child molestation in military courts.
Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar demanded the government to trial the accused of sexual violence and child molestation in military courts.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan 1 ( ANI ): The Bengaluru Police on Monday refuted the reports of an alleged molestation incident on New Year's Eve.
Trouble started with protests by locals in Handwara over alleged molestation of the girl student.
8220;Child molestation has been ignored long enough.
Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar, termed the report about the molestation of a nurse by the Head of Health Department as an extreme case of moral bankruptcy and a cause of serious concern.
They said the important factors that cause or lead to child abuse are the parents' failure to keep a watch on their wards, showing sex scenes in media, laying undue confidence in people close to the children like domestic helpers and relatives, not educating children about child abuse, and children's fear of reporting molestation incidents to parents.
The local police should have booked the arrested man for mere molestation.
Meanwhile, he BJP alleged that the Congress has reduced National Commission for Women (NCW) into a political tool and insisted that a team of the panel that visited Guwahati treated the molestation case as a "photo opportunity" instead of ensuring the culprits were punished.
Lawyer Omar Al-Khouli noted that there is no specific law to deal with cases of molestation and rape in the Kingdom.
Child molestation is no longer a secret or something that can only happen to "other people".