Sexual Assault :NHRC issues notices to Delhi
National Human Rights Commission, NHRC has issued notices to Delhi Government and Police Commissioner over reports of inaction in a case of alleged sexual assault of two blind students by their teacher in the national capital last year.
Taking suo-motu cognizance of media reports, the Commission issued notices to the Secretary, Department of Social Welfare and Delhi Police Commissioner and asked them to submit reports within two weeks.
It said, the police was called but nothing was done except issuing a show cause notice to the teacher in connection with the incident. The Commission observed that the contents of the press report, if true, raises serious issue of violation of human rights of the children.