- Children are increasingly becoming victims of sexual abuse in the country
- Most cases registered in UP
- Report of the Ministry of Women and Child Development
Child Sexual Abuse: Children who are called the future of the country, today their childhood is being spent in fear and panic. Looking at the statistics, it is known that every day children are becoming victims of sexual abuse in the country. This problem is very big, because children who become victims of such crimes in childhood, they do not forget it for the whole life. Imagine this is happening when all the laws related to the protection of children already exist in our country. Actually, a report of the Ministry of Women and Child Development has come out on this matter. According to which, from 2019 to June 2022, a total of 7,595 children have been victims of sexual abuse in the country. At the same time, Uttar Pradesh remains at number 1 with 2973 cases.
States with highest number of cases
According to the report of the Ministry of Women and Child Development, the name of Uttar Pradesh is in the first place among the states where children have been sexually abused the most. At the same time, Bihar is at number two, where 511 cases of sexual abuse of children have been registered from 2019 to June 2022. At the same time, Delhi is at number three where 437 cases have been registered, while Haryana is at number four and Rajasthan is at number five. These states have registered 411 and 410 cases respectively.
same condition from north to south
If we look at the cases of sexual abuse of children, then every corner of the country seems to be the same. In Madhya Pradesh, where the number of such cases is 374, Tamil Nadu has 310. The situation is more or less similar in Jharkhand, Maharashtra and Telangana. Here too there are more than 200 cases. These states have recorded 287,261 and 210 cases respectively from 2019 to June 2022.
However, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Odisha and Punjab are the states where the number of cases is less than 200. In these states, respectively, 168,160,140,128 and 122 cases have been reported in this time period. Whereas if we look at the states with the least number of cases in the country, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Assam and Kerala are named among them. Less than 150 cases have been registered in these states. According to the data, where 120 cases have been registered in Gujarat, 112 cases have been registered in Andhra Pradesh. Whereas in Uttarakhand, Assam and Kerala 64, 64 and 60 cases of sexual abuse of children have been registered from 2019 to June 2022 respectively.
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