"Complete disregard for human rights, what is the point of seminars:" Supreme Court on delay in transfer of POCSO convict to hometown

The Court found force in the submissions of the petitioner that he was facing difficulties in communicating with jail officials and lawyers in Nagaland due to the language barrier.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled up the States of Nagaland and Maharashtra for not acting on a sexual assault convict's request to be transferred from a Nagaland jail to one near his hometown at Nashik so as to enable him to meet his family and consult lawyers [Shinde Mohan Kalu vs State of Nagaland and anr].

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