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AHTUs ESTABLISHED IN THE COUNTRY

Posted On: 02 FEB 2022 6:03PM by PIB Delhi

 

As per National Crime Records Bureau’s annual publication “Crime in India 2020”, a total of 696 Anti Human Trafficking Units (AHTUs) have been established in various States and Union Territories (UTs). State/UT-wise details are given in Annexure-I. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has provided financial assistance of approximately Rs 100 crore to all States and UTs for strengthening the existing AHTUs and for establishing new AHTUs covering all districts of States and UTs.

Total No. of Anti-Human Trafficking Units in States and UTs during 2020

(Annexure-I)

S. No.

State/UT

No. of AHT Units

1

Andhra Pradesh

3

2

Arunachal Pradesh 

8

3

Assam

37

4

Bihar 

44

5

Chattisgarh

 8

6

Goa

2

7

Gujarat

40

 8

Haryana

 7

9

Himachal Pradesh

4

10

Jharkhand

24

11

Karnataka

30

12

Kerala

19

13

Madhya Pradesh

51

14

Maharashtra

36

15

Manipur

5

16

Meghalaya

11

17

Mizoram

4

18

Nagaland

12

19

Odisha

36

20

Punjab

27

21

Rajasthan

43

22

Sikkim

 5

23

Tamil Nadu

 43

24

Telangana

30

25

Tripura

2

26

Uttar Pradesh

75

27

Uttarakhand

13

28

West Bengal

38

 

TOTAL STATE(S)

657

29

A&N Islands

1

30

Chandigarh

 1

31

D&N Haveli and Daman & Diu

3

32

Delhi

17

33

Jammu & Kashmir

13

34

Ladakh

2

35

Lakshadweep

1

36

Puducherry

1

 

TOTAL UT(S)

 39

 

TOTAL (ALL INDIA)

 

696

   The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) compiles crime statistics reported to it by the States and UTs and publishes the same in its annual publication ‘Crime in India’. The latest published report is of the year 2020. State/UT-wise details of cases of human trafficking reported, cases charge-sheeted, convicted, acquitted/discharged, cases in which trials completed and conviction rate during the last five years are at Annexure-II.

State/UT-wise cases reported, cases charge-sheeted, cases convicted, cases acquitted/discharged, cases in which trials completed and conviction rate under Human Trafficking during 2016 to 2017

 

(Annexure-II)

Sl. No.

State/UT

2016

2017

Cases Reported

Cases Charge-sheeted

Cases Convicted

Cases Acquitted/
discharged

Cases in which Trials were comple-ted

Conviction Rate

Cases Reported

Cases Charge-sheeted

Cases Convicted

Cases Acquitted/
discharged

Cases in which Trials were comple-ted

Conviction Rate

1

Andhra Pradesh

239

76

2

120

122

1.6

218

187

10

134

144

6.9

2

Arunachal Pradesh

2

0

0

0

0

-

0

0

0

0

0

-

3

Assam

91

28

0

0

0

-

262

137

0

21

21

0.0

4

Bihar

43

43

0

0

0

-

121

0

0

0

0

-

5

Chhattisgarh

68

17

0

0

0

-

48

37

1

6

7

14.3

6

Goa

40

22

0

0

0

-

39

42

3

8

11

27.3

7

Gujarat

548

63

4

0

4

100.0

9

9

0

0

0

-

8

Haryana

51

4

1

0

1

100.0

22

16

2

10

12

16.7

9

Himachal Pradesh

8

6

0

0

0

-

11

9

0

1

1

0.0

10

Jharkhand

109

63

61

7

68

89.7

373

137

107

14

121

88.4

11

Karnataka

404

5

0

0

0

-

31

43

0

0

0

-

12

Kerala

21

14

0

1

1

0.0

53

54

0

1

1

0.0

13

Madhya Pradesh

51

6

0

0

0

-

87

74

3

14

17

17.6

14

Maharashtra

517

148

2

0

2

100.0

310

237

5

38

43

11.6

15

Manipur

3

0

0

0

0

-

8

1

0

0

0

-

16

Meghalaya

7

0

0

0

0

-

8

3

0

0

0

-

17

Mizoram

2

0

0

0

0

-

2

1

0

0

0

-

18

Nagaland

0

0

0

0

0

-

0

0

0

0

0

-

19

Odisha

84

49

0

0

0

-

63

62

0

0

0

-

20

Punjab

13

11

0

0

0

-

5

2

2

2

4

50.0

21

Rajasthan

1422

394

9

11

20

45.0

316

289

0

1

1

0.0

22

Sikkim

1

0

0

0

0

-

3

2

0

0

0

-

23

Tamil Nadu

434

139

59

69

128

46.1

13

3

1

7

8

12.5

24

Telangana

229

46

0

0

0

-

329

120

17

104

121

14.0

25

Tripura

0

0

0

0

0

-

2

2

0

0

0

-

26

Uttar Pradesh

79

44

2

1

3

66.7

46

49

8

1

9

88.9

27

Uttarakhand

12

15

0

2

2

0.0

20

17

0

1

1

0.0

28

West Bengal

3579

1186

23

212

235

9.8

357

473

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