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Moral Police

Women Should Be Mindful Of The Occasion While Dressing: TMC MLA Chiranjit Chakraborty

Mar 20, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor-turned politician Chiranjit Chakraborty further claimed that his remark was not a diktat but a mere ‘suggestion’

19-Year-Old Tribal Woman Thrashed, Paraded In MP Over Inter-Caste Relationship, NCW Seeks Report

Sep 04, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

A 19-year-old tribal woman in Madhya Pradesh's Alirajpur district was allegedly beaten up and paraded half-naked by the members of her community for being in love with a man from another tribe.

Telangana Police Babysits Infant While Mother Takes Exam

Rahman, who is posted at Moosapet police station, was deployed at the examination centre at the college as part of the security arrangement for the police constable examination on Sunday.

05 May, 2018

Suo Motu FIR Registered in Kolkata Metro Moral Policing Incident

Outlook Web Bureau

A senior officer at the Kolkata Police headquarter in Lalbazar said police was also planning to record statements of witnesses.

03 May, 2018

Kolkata Metro Moral Policing: No Complaint Lodged, Metro Authorities Say No Evidence Of Assault

Outlook Web Bureau

"CCTV footage was analysed and no clear evidence of assault noticed."

02 May, 2018

Couple Thrashed For 'Standing Too Close' Inside Kolkata Metro, 'Moral Policing' Sparks Protests

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the media reports, a man hugging his female friend raised eyebrows in a train compartment on Monday night.

16 April, 2018

Meghalaya: Garo Woman Assaulted By Group Of Men In 'Moral Policing' Case

Outlook Web Bureau

A person was taken into custody in connection with the incident, the police said.


21 September, 2017

Watch: In Yogi's UP, BJP Mahila Morcha President Assaults Girl For Having An Affair With Muslim, Man Booked

Outlook Web Bureau

'Samajh ni aata kaun muslim hai, kaun hindu hai?' (Don't you understand who is Muslim and who is Hindu?), the BJP leader is seen asking the girl.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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