[Juvenile Justice Act] Supreme Court seeks Central government's response on PIL for better adoption, foster care norms

The petitioner flagged the declining adoption rates in the country, specially those for specially-abled kids, as well as the virtual non-existence of foster care and sponsorship despite being provided for in the JJ Act.
[Juvenile Justice Act] Supreme Court seeks Central government's response on PIL for better adoption, foster care norms

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the response of the Central government on a public interest litigation (PIL) petition seeking removal of administrative delays in providing vulnerable juveniles access to adoption, foster/kinship care and sponsorship facilities as per the Juvenile Justice Act of 2015 (JJ Act) [Srisabarirajan vs Union of India and ors].

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