CBI sets up a special unit to tackle porn

Sat Nov 16 2019 11:34:15 GMT+0530 (IST)

In a war against sexual exploitation of children, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has set up an online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation(OCSAE) Prevention and Investigation Unit at New Delhi under its Special Crime Zone to tackle the menace of child porn on the internet.



The specialized unit will collect, collate and disseminate information regarding publication, transmission, creation, collection, seeking, browsing, downloading, advertising, promoting, exchanging, distribution of information relating to online child sexual abuse and exploitation.

The territorial jurisdiction of the newly set up online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (OCSAE) Prevention and Investigation Unit of CBI will be throughout India.