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  • Crl. O.P. No. 11322 of 2012. Case: Pavithra @ Swathi Vs The Inspector of Police, J 8 Neelankarai Police Station, Chennai, The Superintendent, Government Vigilance Home/Government Protective Home, Arasinar Magalir Kappagam, Mylapore, Chennai -4. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. Poverty is no sin. It is agonising that the haves, at times, sin the poor by turning their nelson's eye to their miseries. The story of the petitioner is an illustration of the latter. This young woman, born to poor parents, married at an young age, but deserted by her husband, having a child, under the guise of offering a decent domestic job, w...

    ...Kaleshah was found acting as a broker and he had promised to identify the place of prostitution. Based on the same, the Inspector of Police took the police team and Kaleshah. Kaleshah identified a house at Palavakkam as a brothel house. Later, when the Inspector of Police and other police ...

  • Sexual Harassment and Law in India. Indian Perspective
  • Criminal Reference No. 10 of 1925. Case: Emperor Vs Sahebava Birappa. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. The accused was charged before the First Glass Magistrate of Muddebihal with letting off for prostitution a minor girl, It appears that a certain ceremony was performed a year and a half ago, which consisted of tying Talimani, worshipping a basin of water, and distributing food. The Magistrate convicted this accused, but as she was a woman and h...

  • Criminal Miscellaneous Application(Bail) No. 261 of 2010. Case: Sawan Lalaso Patil @ Krupacharya Lalaso Vs State. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    2. The applicant was arrested on 2-11-2010 and since then he has been in custody. Crime No.284/10 was registered at Panaji Police Station on 30-10-2010 under Sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the Immoral Traffic(Prevention) Act, 1956 upon a complaint filed by Shri Chodankar, the Police Inspector of Panaji Police Station. 3. According to the prosecution,

    ... Junta House by deputing a decoy customer and accused Amjad Waqat Hussein Khan and accused Manoj Kumar Rajinder were caught red handed while supplying the victim girls for the purpose of prostitution against their wishes. Two other accused by name Mr. Javed and Sunita Javed are stated to be absconding. The aforesaid two accused are stated to have procured the victim girls for the purpose of ...

  • Crl.R.C.No.519 of 2008 and Crl.M.P.No.1 of 2008. Case: V. Boopathy Vs State By Inspector of Police, Tiruppur. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. The petitioner, claiming that he is the owner of a Maruthi Car bearing Registration No.TN.23Y-9099, preferred a petition in C.C No.127 of 2007 on the file of Judicial Magistrate No.I, Erode. The offence was registered under Secs.4(2)(c) and 8(b) of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956 against three accused on the allegation that they have soli...

    ...The offence was registered under Secs.4(2)(c) and 8(b) of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956 against three accused on the allegation that they have solicited the witnesses for prostitution. 2. Pending proceedings, the accused admitted the offence and therefore, they were convicted and sentenced to pay a fine of Rs.750/-each. Under such circumstances, the petitioner, claiming that he is ...

  • W.P(MD) No. 19350 of 2014 and M.P(MD) No. 1 of 2014. Case: Radhakrishnan Vs The Inspector General of Police. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1.According to the Petitioner, he is an Ayurvedic Panjakarma Therapist and native of Thiruvilla Village in the State of Kerala. His ancestors had served and given Ayurvedic treatment to general public. Similarly, he had also studied Panjakarma Therapy and duly obtained certificate for doing therapy in Kerala. Now, he has come down to Tamil Nadu and...

    ...Further, in regard to the conduct of prostitution, petition enquiry is also pending and in fact, the Respondents 1 to 4 are not harassing the Petitioner in any manner. 9. On a careful analysis of rival contentions, this Court is of the considered ...

  • W.P. No. 25663 of 2013 and M.P. Nos. 1 and 2 of 2013. Case: T.K. Sadhananthan Vs The Sub-Divisional Magistrate Cum Revenue Divisional Officer. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. The petitioner has come up with the present Writ Petition for issue of a Writ of Certiorari, to call for the records, pertaining to the impugned order, dated 27.08.2013, passed by the first respondent, whereby, the petitioner's hotel has been ordered to be closed. 2. The case of the petitioner, as given in the affidavit, filed in support of thi...

    ... Officer (V.A.O), wherein, it is stated that, during the spot inspection conducted in the abovesaid Hotel, it was found that the said hotel is being used as brothel place for carrying on prostitution, hence, VAO submitted a report, thereby, recommending for confiscation of the Hotel. On the aforesaid background, the first respondent passed an order, dated 27.08.2013, impugned herein, thereby, ...

  • W.A. No. 1749 of 2012 & M.P. No. 1 of 2012. Case: Hotel Sooriya Heritage Inn, No. 499, MG Road, Pondicherry-605001, represented by its Chairman, Dr. Louis Pragasm Kannaya Vs The Collector cum District Magistrate, Government of Puducherry, Puducherry and Ors.. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. This Appeal has been filed against the order dated 31.7.2012 made in W.P. No. 8787 of 2012, whereby the learned Single Judge has dismissed the Writ Petition filed by the Petitioner challenging the order passed by the First Respondent in Proceedings No. 71211/DM/RO/Tah(L&O)/D2/2011 dated 27.3.2012 under Section 18(1)(a) & (b) of the Immor...

    ... laid by the Inspector of Police to the District Magistrate, the de facto Complainant Ramya was kept in the Hotel Sooriya Heritage Inn for the purpose of compelling her to indulge in prostitution. Based on the above information, the District Magistrate by his proceedings, issued show cause notice calling for the Petitioner/Appellant as to why order should not be passed under Section 18(1) of ...

  • Crl. O.P. Nos. 225, 330, 384, 657, 840, 841, 1331 and 2387 of 2015. Case: T. Sundar and Ors. Vs The Superintendent of Police and Ors.. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    5. Learned Senior Counsels and the learned counsels appearing for the petitioners have submitted that the petitioners have been implicated in this case. Petitioners are not named in the FIR. Long after the registration of the case, based on the report of an Identification Parade conducted through video conferencing on 18.12.2014, petitioners have b...

    ...Vidya Ramkumar, Chairperson, Child Welfare Committee, Puducherry. It came to light that they were subjected to sexual harassment, initiated in prostitution by certain pimps. Based on the report, the Grand Bazaar Police, Puducherry registered a case in Crime No. 89 of 2014 for offences under Sections 4, 6 and 16 of Protection of Children from Sexual ...

  • Habeas Corpus Petition No. 1742 of 2008. Case: Vimala @ Shilpa Vs State rep. by Secretary to Government, Home, Prohibition and Excise Dept. and The Commissioner of Police. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. The petitioner herein challenges the impugned order of detention dated 03.10.2008 detaining her as an 'Immoral Traffic Offender' as contemplated under the Tamil Nadu Prevention of Dangerous Activities of Bootleggers, Drug Offenders, Forest Offenders, Goondas, Immoral Traffic Offenders, Sand Offenders, Slum Grabbers and Video Pirates Act, 1982.

    ...(6) The adverse case was registered in the year 2004 as against the detenue under Crime Nos. 43 to 50 of 2004 for indulging in prostitution. But, the ground case was registered in 2008 for running a brothel house by keeping the girls in cars and calling the public to indulge in prostitution. The offence under the adverse case and in the ...

  • W.P.(MD). No. 1267 of 2011 and M.P.(MD). Nos. 1 and 2 of 2011. Case: R.K.S. Sivasankaran Vs The Managing Director, The Chief Accounts Manager-cum-Secretary, Tamil Nadu Tourism Corporation Ltd, Tamil Nadu Tourism Complex and The Regional Manager (Madurai), Hotel Tamil Nadu. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. The Petitioner is the franchisee for running the hotel units of the Tamil Nadu Tourism Corporation Ltd, Sattur, Virudhunagar District, on franchise basis. In this regard, an agreement has been entered into on 19.09.2007 for a period of fifteen years. The franchise fee for the said period was Rs. 2,70,000/-per annum with 15% escalation once in th...

    ...The FIR would indicate that the girls were being offered to customers. Therefore, the typical prostitution is done in the hotel. Further, the complainant would also state that there were gambling and playing of cards was prevalent in the hotel premises. of course, the FIR was lodged against the ...

  • Criminal Appeal No. 135 of 2010. Case: Budhadev Karmaskar Vs State of West Bengal. Supreme Court

    1. This exercise was initiated by us by our order dated 14th February 2011. By that order we dismissed the appeal of the Appellant, who was convicted for murdering a sex worker in a red light area in Kolkata by battering her head repeatedly against the wall and the floor of a room. Having dismissed the appeal we suo motu converted the case into a P...

    ...As already observed by us, a woman is compelled to indulge in prostitution not for pleasure but because of abject poverty. If such a woman is granted opportunity to avail ...Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai and also other cities/towns. Funds are also required for advertisements in newspapers and T.V. ...

  • Cri. Petn. No. 3844 of 2002. Case: T. Balaji Rao Vs State of A.P. and Anr.. Andhra Pradesh High Court

    2. The petitioner herein is the accused and the second respondent herein is the de facto complainant in the said C. C. No. 1319 of 2000 and they will hereinafter be referred in this order as accused and the de facto complainant. 3. The relevant facts in brief are as follows: The marriage between the accused and the de facto complainant took place...

    ... and after the marriage on the same day the accused took the de facto complainant to Chennai. On 22-10-1998 the de facto complainant Radharani filed a report in Alipiri Police Station alleging ... in the High Court of Madras stating that her foster mother Varalaxmi introduced her in prostitution and exploited her and later one Srinivasan contacted her and married her and that after marriage ...

  • O.P. No. 247 of 2011. Case: In Re: Mr. Tim Cecil and Mrs. Steffi Cecil Vs. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. On the occasion of the 30th anniversary celebrations of the Joint Council on International Children's Services (JCICS), Ms. Melanie Chung-Sherman, Director of Adoptions, Texas, Dillon International Inc., delivered a speech, which was very poignant and moving, the reason being that she herself was a Korean adoptee. The following excerpts from her...

    ...In a country where abject poverty drives a few families to sell their children for beggary, forced labour or prostitution, it is not safe to rely entirely upon the wisdom of the biological parents, to give their children in adoption or for foster care, to foreigners. As a matter of fact, adoption is evolved as a method ...

  • W.P. (MD) Nos. 8355 and 12572 of 2011 and M.P. (MD) No. 1 of 2011. Case: M. Veersamy Vs State of Tamilnadu, represented by Home Secretary, Secretariat, Fort St. George, Chennai. & others. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1.1. In order to examine the incidence of sexual abuse among child respondents, the questionnaire was administered to 12,447 children belonging to the five different categories including children in family environment, children in schools, children in institutions, children at work and street children. The study looked into four severe forms and fi...

    ... of rights of children affected by terrorism, communal violence, riots, natural disaster, domestic violence, HIV/AIDS, trafficking, maltreatment, torture and exploitation, pornography and prostitution and recommend appropriate remedial measures;. 17. In the present case, if any action is to be taken that has to be taken by the Commission. It has a right to inquire into complaints and even to take ...

  • Criminal Appeal No. 135 of 2010. Case: Budhadev Karmaskar Vs State of West Bengal. Supreme Court

    Madad chaahati hai ye hawwaa ki betiYashodaa ki hamjins raadhaa ki betiPayambar ki ummat zulaikhaa ki beti Sanaakhwaan-e-taqdees-e-mashriq kahaan hain?Zaraa mulk ke rahbaron ko bulaoYe kooche ye galiyaan ye manzar dikhaoSanaakhwaan-e-taqdees-e-mashriq ko laoSanakhwaan-e-taqdees-e-mashriq kahaan hain? - Sahir Luhdhianvi:

    ... surveys may be made with regard to the four Metropolitan Cities, namely, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata. Subsequently other States and Union Territories should also carry out such surveys. 7. ...She pointed out that poverty is the main factor which pushes vulnerable women to prostitution. She emphasized that the Central Government has Schemes in place which may be availed of by the sex ...

  • Bail Appl. Nos. 4923, 4923, 5080, 5172, 5360, 5551, 5710, 5727 of 2011. Case: Manaf, S/o Muhammed Vs State. Kerala High Court

    1. These Bail Applications are filed under Section 439 of the Code of Criminal Procedure by accused Nos. 35, 29, 17, 43, 37, 38, 39 and 51 in CBCID Crime No. 111/CR/HHWII/EKM/11 (North Paravoor Police Station Crime No. 346 of 2011). The offences alleged against the accused are under Sections 366-A, 354, 372, 373, 376 (2) (g), 506 (i), 342 and 202 r...

    ...No. 5172 of 2011) is a P.W.D. contractor and a businessman. He was arrested at Chennai Air Port while trying to fly to Singapore. The allegation against Manikantan is that with the help ...No woman would like to lead an immoral life. Circumstances make her to resort to prostitution. A hapless girl, who not only did not get any support from her family but who was cruelly dealt ...

  • W.P. No. 587 of 2014 and M.P. Nos. 1 and 2 of 2014. Case: Nangai Vs Superintendent of Police. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. What is 'Sex' and 'Gender'? In the Indian context, "who is a 'male' and who is a 'female'?" Is it a sin to be born as a 'Transsexual'?" "Would it not be violative of Articles 14, 15, 16, 19 and 21 of the Constitution of India to deny employment to a transsexual?" The petitioner herein identifies herself as a female. But, the police department ha...

    ...They are thrown out of their families. The agonies suffered by them are unimaginable. These kinds of transgenders, I regret to state, often indulge in either begging or in prostitution. Only few State Governments in this country have taken steps to alleviate their agonies. Therefore, I have to necessarily hold that in the absence of a legislation, compelling an individual to expose ...

  • W.P. No. 14781 of 2004. Case: Alarmelu Mangai Vs The Secretary to the Government of Tamil Nadu, Public Department and Ors.. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. Heard the arguments of Mr. V. Vaithiyalingam, learned Counsel for Mr. M. Gnanalingam, learned Counsel appearing for the petitioner, Mr. R. Neelakandan, learned Government Advocate for first respondent, Mr. Gopi Krishnan, learned Standing Counsel appearing for respondents 2 and 3 and Mr. V. Lakshmi Narayanan, Amicus curiae counsel for the court.

    ...Such conduct would be quite inexcusable, unless the officer thereby hopes to gather the evidence which is essential for proof of any charge. But, since prostitution is not an offence, I am really quite unable to see how the officer and party were justified in thus bursting into the bedroom of a girl and surprising P.W.1 and the third accused together in a state ...

  • Code of Criminal Procedure Act, 1973 along with Commentary

    .... In the case of Y. Abraham Ajith & Ors. vs. Inspector of Police, Chennai & Anr. 2004 (8) SCC 100, the Court in a case arising under Sections 498A and 406 as well as Section ... Court of Session 372 Selling or letting to hire a minor for purposes of prostitution, etc. Imprisonment for 10 years and fine. Cognizable Non-bailable Court of Session ...

  • H.C.P. (MD) No. 244 of 2014. Case: Mariappan Vs The District Collector and District Magistrate. Chennai (Madras) High Court

    1. Father of the detenu, Venkatesh @ Maangai, has sought for a Writ of Habeas Corpus, to call for the records pertaining to the proceedings of the 1st respondent in M.H.S. Confdl No. 01/2014 dated 02.01.2014, quash the same, and set his son aged about 24 years, at liberty. 2. Assailing the correctness of the order of detention, Mr. Malaikani, lear...

    ...Prostitution with the likelihood of spread of sexual diseases on a huge scale was imminent. Therefore, according to the Apex Court, the detenu has rightly been detained. At paragraph 10, the Hon'ble Apex Court ...