The NCRB says that the number of child abuse cases registered under POCSO Act went up from 8,904 in the year 2014 to 14,913 in 2015.
The recent decision by the Election Commission to disqualify 21 MLAs of the ruling AAP in Delhi has raised serious questions.
The Government has claimed that hanging is the most workable mode and lethal injection method is found to have failed on many occasions in different parts of the world, hence it is not as workable as hanging.
Many groups working for protection of men’s rights have been critical of its frequent misuse and want it to be scrapped.
In a democratic, constitutionalist and enlightened constitution like ours, the state is obliged to treat its citizens equally.
The integration of the poeple of Jammu and Kashmir with the larger Indian narrative is essential.