Karnataka High Court grants interim bail to POCSO accused to marry victim who turned major, gave birth to child

The Court said that the order was being passed taking into account the peculiar circumstances in the case including the fate of the mother who would have to raise the child at a tender age.
Karnataka High Court
Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court recently granted interim bail for 15 days to a man accused under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO Act) to marry the victim who had attained majority and given birth to their child.

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