Missing children

Lest we forget: The missing children of India

Lest we forget: The missing children of India

More than 2,40,000 children went missing between 2012 and 2017.

Nov 20, 2017, 08:35 AM IST
Over 70,000 missing children rescued under MHA drive: Rajnath

Over 70,000 missing children rescued under MHA drive: Rajnath

Addressing a seminar on child and adolescent labour here, the home minister also said the country would try to get rid of child labour by 2022.

Sep 26, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

Punjab campaign to unite missing children with their parents

 Ninety children separated from their parents have been reunited by Punjab Government as part of its special campaign to unite missing children with their respective families.

Aug 10, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

Maharashtra: 227 children traced, reunited with parents in Thane

 As many as 227 children were reunited with their parents last month under the 'Muskan' programme of Thane Police.

Aug 02, 2015, 12:31 PM IST

Conflicting numbers of missing kids: SC warns contempt action

Supreme Court on Friday warned the government it would initiate contempt proceedings against an official for giving "misleading" information on the number of children missing across the country, saying the figure given in a Minister's reply in Rajya Sabha was different.

Jul 31, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

'Operation Muskan' brings four kids home in Jharkhand

In an endeavour to stop human trafficking and trace the missing kids below 18 years of age, the police in Jharkhand`s Latehar district on the orders of IG (CID) Sampat Meena rescued four children and handed them over to their family members under `Operation Muskan`.

Jul 18, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

123 missing children rescued in Uttarakhand under Operation Smile

A total of 123 missing children were rescued from different parts of Uttarakhand by the state police in a fortnight as part of its ongoing drive named Operation Smile, launched to trace missing children.

Jul 16, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

300 missing children rescued under 'Operation Smile'

As many as 300 missing children have been rescued under 'Operation Smile' since June.

Jul 11, 2015, 23:30 PM IST

'Operation Smile' to trace missing children across Bihar from today

To unite 346 missing children with their parents, the Bihar Police will launch 'Operation Smile' across the state from Wednesday.

Jul 01, 2015, 08:32 AM IST

'Operation Smile' to trace missing children across Bihar

To unite 346 missing children with their parents, Bihar Police will launch 'Operation Smile' across the state from on Tuesday.

Jun 30, 2015, 21:09 PM IST

Web portal to trace missing children launched

 The government on Tuesday launched an exclusive web portal dedicated to tracking down missing children.

Jun 02, 2015, 23:19 PM IST

Govt to launch website to help trace missing children

With 11 children disappearing every hour in the country, the government will on June 2 roll out a web platform for people to directly report, track and upload information on missing children.

May 31, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Delhi Police reunite 20 missing children with families

Twenty children from across India and Nepal living in shelter homes here have been reunited with their families, Delhi Police said on Thursday.

May 28, 2015, 20:03 PM IST

Three girls, including two minors, reported missing from Faridabad

A UP-based 20-year-old girl, who had gone to Delhi to appear for an examination, has reportedly gone missing, police said on Wednesday.

May 20, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

2,100 kids go missing in Delhi so far this year

 More than 2,100 children have gone missing in the national capital till April 15 this year, continuing the disturbing trend of 20 kids disappearing from the city everyday for the last few years.

May 17, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

250 'missing' children traced and reunited with families in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh police along with other government departments officials have traced 250 children working at different places here and reunited them with their families under a drive "Smile" which was run from January 1 to January 31.

Feb 06, 2015, 15:54 PM IST
Facebook to place `missing child alerts` in users' newsfeeds to help locate abducted kids

Facebook to place `missing child alerts` in users' newsfeeds to help locate abducted kids

Facebook is starting to use its huge user base to help locate missing children by placing alerts about such kids into its users' News Feed.

Jan 14, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

Five teams set up in Madurai to trace missing children

Five special teams have been set up by Madurai Rural Police to trace children missing since 2004, a top official of the police department said on Monday.

Jan 05, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Odisha police getting ready for 'Operation Smile'

 The cases of missing children in Odisha have gone up rapidly after the devastating super cyclone in 1999 and by 2005 the state has registered cases of 4821 children who have gone missing.

Dec 28, 2014, 15:13 PM IST
Delhi Police launches 'Operation Milap' to unite missing children with parents

Delhi Police launches 'Operation Milap' to unite missing children with parents

In a noble initiative, Delhi Police has launched 'Operation Milap', a scheme aimed at uniting missing children with their parents and has already restored two children staying in a Children Home with their respective families in Delhi and Rajasthan.

Dec 18, 2014, 19:30 PM IST