Vikas has challenged the Delhi High Court order wherein his regular bail was dismissed. The petitioner is charged for the offence under sections 376B, 342 IPC and section 6 read with section 5(m) of the POCSO Act.
The Delhi High Court has increased the sum of compensation to Rs one lakh in a case of child abuse. The single-judge bench of Justice Anup Jairam Bhambhani passed the directions in a Writ Petition filed by the petitioner
The Supreme Court today issued notice in a plea filed by National commission for Women (NCW) challenging the Bombay HC judgment passed by Justice Pushpa Ganediwala, wherein she held that there must be “skin to skin contact with sexual intent” for an act to be considered sexual assault.
Attorney General K.K. Venugopal brought to the courts notice a judgment of the Bombay HC in which the Court acquitted the accused under Section 8 of the POCSO act on the ground that there was no direct skin-to-skin contact.