Convicts under POCSO Act should not have right to mercy petition: President Ram Nath Kovind

Demonic attacks on women have shaken the conscience of the country, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Friday and said that those convicted under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act should be deprived of their right to mercy petition. It is for the Parliament to take a decision on the matter and … Continue reading Convicts under POCSO Act should not have right to mercy petition: President Ram Nath Kovind