Nov. 17, 2019

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has set up an Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (OCSAE) Prevention/Investigation Unit.


  • The OCSAE Prevention/Investigation Unit will function under the agency's Special Crime Zone in Delhi.

  • The newly specialized Unit will collect and disseminate information on online child sexual abuse and exploitation.

  • It will also probe such offences covered under the IPC, the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and the Information Technology Act, apart from other relevant laws.

  • The territorial jurisdiction of the Unit of CBI will be throughout India. 

Source : DD News