[Immoral Traffic case] Setting free HIV+ sex worker likely to pose danger to society: Mumbai court

The court directed detention of a sex worker for two years in exercise of powers under Section 17 of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act.
Mumbai Sessions Court
Mumbai Sessions Court

The Dindoshi Sessions Court in Mumbai recently upheld the order of a Magistrate court detaining an HIV positive woman/ victim allegedly involved in sex work on the ground that setting her free might pose greater danger to the society (XYZ v. State of Maharashtra).

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