Madras High Court awards ₹ 5 lakh compensation to minor victim of repeated sexual abuse

"To a boy of his age such kind of sexual abuse at the hands of the accused would be a traumatic and shocking experience. And it would also leave a mark on his mind when he grows as an adult", the Court said.
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

While confirming a trial court conviction in a case under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, the Madras High Court recently enhanced the compensation payable to a boy found to have been repeatedly sodomised by a man over the course of a week.

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