THE RISE OF POCSO ACT

The POCSO Act, 2012 is a gender-neutral Act that defines sexual offences against children and their respective punishments.

This Article is written by Hia Sharma student of Himachal Pradesh National Law University Shimla. “The said Act is gender-neutral and regards the best interests and welfare of the child as a matter of paramount importance at every stage so as to ensure the healthy physical, emotional, intellectual and social development of the child,”. The … Read more