Monitoring functions under the POCSO Act 2012

The Commission has a statutory responsibility to monitor the effective implementation of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act 2012 (POCSO Act). Therefore, it collects information at varying intervals from key stakeholders like the Police, the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) and the Special Courts. While data on the total number of cases registerd is available for the whole year, detailed information about these cases is available only for the 999 cases registered from July to December 2015. This data has been analysed and the results are indicated below: