Death Penalty(Search results - 9)
India1, Aug 2019, 8:28 PM IST
Lok Sabha passes POCSO Amendment Bill providing death penalty for child abuse
The POCSO Amendment Bill that was already approved by the Rajya Sabha, defines child pornography and also makes it a punishable offense. Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said this Bill aims at making offences against children gender neutral
India11, Jul 2019, 9:57 AM IST
Death penalty for POCSO convicts to combat child sex abuse
POCSO Act has been amended to strengthen the law. It now includes death penalty for sexual assault on children.
India16, Sep 2018, 11:31 AM IST
Karnataka: District judge orders death penalty for rape accused after 45 days of hearing (Video)
After 45 days of hearing the arguments, Justice BS Rekha ordered death penalty for the accused.
India13, Jul 2018, 12:30 PM IST
Uttarakhand promises to bring law for death penalty to rapists of minor girls
The Uttarakhand state government will ensure that those who perpetrate rape on minor girls are sent to the gallows. Efforts are underway to make strict laws in this regard