PIL filed in Indian SC against illegal detention of IOK children » Kashmir Media Service

New Delhi, September 14 (KMS): A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Indian Supreme Court against the illegal detention of children following the abrogation of Article 370 and an unprecedented lockdown in occupied Kashmir.

Eminent child rights expert, Enakshi Ganguly and first Chairperson of the National Commission for Child Rights (NCPCR), Professor Shanta Sinha filed the petition.

The petitioners have submitted that there have been certain reports specific to children, which describe violations that include loss of life and liberty and that the reports are serious enough to merit judicial review of the situation with respect to children and to enforce and monitor certain immediate corrective action.

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