Bhopal: 14-year-old rape victim thrashed on khap panchayat’s order
Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 7:54 AM
An alleged rape victim, a 14-year-old girl, in a Chhattisgarh village was assaulted in public for filing FIR against the accused (65) following a diktat by the local khap panchayat, police said on Tuesday. Two videos capturing the male and female members of the village beating the alleged rape victim, have gone viral forcing the local police to begin a probe into it.
CSCs in 2.5 lakh gram panchayats by year-end: IT Min
Saturday, June 16, 2018, 8:21 AM
The network of Common Service Centres(CSCs) will be expanded to 2.5 lakh gram panchayats by the end of this year, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. The platform is available in 1.9 lakh gram panchayats, at present. with the beneficiaries of various Digital India efforts and village level entrepreneurs (VLEs), Prasad said that government's digital push has become a movement of empowerment and hope.