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Don't disclose identity of 'victim children' in media: Punajb Child right commission

Wednesday 7th of August 2019 | Asia, India
Punjab News Express
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CHANDIGARH: The Punjab State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights emphasizing the implementation of the Section 74 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 and Protection of Children from Sexual Act, 2012 (POCSO Act)  Penal Provision 23(2) in letter and spirit.

In its advisory, The Commission ordered to all concerned to not publish/run in various vernacular/English print and electronic/live media or upload video of victim child on Youtube wherein identity and other particulars of child victims are disclosed which may entail real risk of children facing harm, stigma, retribution etc. which is a blatant contravention of section 74 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015.

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