No benefit to survivor, just paper service: Kerala High Court calls for overhaul of Victim Protection System for sexual assault survivors

"If the victim protection protocols are put to effect in this manner, then certainly the victims would not get any benefit apart from there being a paper service," the Court said.
Justice Devan Ramachandran and Kerala High Court
Justice Devan Ramachandran and Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court on Monday called for an overhaul of the victim protection system for sexual-assault survivors especially in light of the fact that several survivors are forced to approach the court seeking police protection, when the same should be afforded to them at the first instance.

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