#NoPrisonForChildren: A Juvenile Lawyer Sheds Some Light On India’s Juvenile Justice System


That crimes like murder, rape and assault are inexcusable and absolutely unacceptable is something that we can all agree on – but in the case of juveniles, isn’t it important that we try and and push past the outrage, appalment and downright disgust at the perpetrators of heinous crimes – to look rationally at the broader picture in question?

Anant Kumar Asthana, a child rights lawyer, also associated with the Human Rights Law Network and Delhi State Legal Services Authority in the past, sheds light on India’s #juvenilejustice system. #noprisonforchildren