Age verification of juveniles should be completed in 15 days: Delhi High Court

The Court also directed education institutions and other authorities to cooperate and give priority to the request made by investigating officers for verification of age of juvenile accused.
Age verification of juveniles should be completed in 15 days: Delhi High Court
Child in conflict with law, Juvenile Justice Act

The Delhi High Court has ordered that investigating officers probing offences committed by juveniles should obtain documents related to age proof and ensure that the ossification test for determination of age is done within 15 days from the date the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) issues such directions (Court on its own motion v State).

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