Child Abuse: Putting an end to childhood
Some recent cases of child abuse have shocked the nation. Parents with a hope of a better future send children to schools but unfortunately, some come back with horrific unforgettable memories, Abhay Singh writes why.
"The uncle is very bad I will not go to school again," were the words of a five-year-old victim to her parents after being sexually assaulted inside a school. A day before the incident she was happy but in following 24 hours her life changed; after coming back from school, she did not eat well, stopped talking to her parents and did not go to play outside with other kids. These symptoms can be noticed in many children who face abuse. Some recent cases in Delhi-NCR have shocked the nation, while parents with a hope of a better future send children to schools, unfortunately some come back with horrific and unforgettable memories.