Discrimination against women at workplace based on gender is not "sexual harassment" under POSH Act : Kerala High Court [Read Order]

A Division Bench was tasked with deciding a reference from a Single Bench on the scope of sexual harassment under the POSH Act.
 Justices AM Shaffique and P Gopinath
Justices AM Shaffique and P Gopinath

Mere discrimination against women at workplace based on gender will not constitute the offence of 'sexual harassment' under Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 (POSH Act), the Kerala High Court ruled (Dr.Prasad Pannian v. Central University of Kerala).

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