POCSO (Amendment) Bill Current Affairs, GK & News

Special Courts for POCSO Cases

A bench headed by the Chief Justice of India has directed the government to set up a special court in all districts of the country where there are over 100 cases of child abuse/sexual assault pending for trail under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.? Why is it necessary? The Chief Justice ..



POCSO (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Rajya Sabha has passed the POCSO (Amendment) Bill, 2019. It will now be sent to the president for his approval before becoming the law. With it’s passage, the government hopes to impose a stringent check on the rising crimes against children and the strong provisions for crimes in the bill, as per the government, ..