House panel trashes juvenile bill draft


“We were worried from the very beginning as the bill reflected very superficial understanding of #juvenilejustice. We appealed to our Prime Minister through the #Noprisonforchildren Campaign. We went to the Supreme Court, defending the JJ Act. Many of us also deposed before the committee. It is fortunate that the committee has given serious attention to the details we highlighted.” – Advocate, Anant Asthana

Read on to see how the House panel trashes the juvenile bill draft.