Online child abuse rises in India during Covid-19 pandemic

, Online child abuse rises in India during Covid-19 pandemic, The Evepost BBC News
, Online child abuse rises in India during Covid-19 pandemic, The Evepost BBC News

“Any person in a lockdown-like situation where there is loneliness, isolation, threat of uncertainty and perhaps increased irritability, is more likely to turn to sexuality as a means of coping, especially if there are no other healthy alternatives available,” says Dr Vasudeo Paralikar, head of psychiatry at the KEM research institute in the western city of Pune.