POCSO: Gauhati High Court initiates suo motu bail cancellation case after "casual" release of hostel warden booked for raping 21 students

Apart from initiating a suo motu bail cancellation case, the Court ordered the sensitisation of POCSO court judges in Nagaland, Mizoram, and Arunachal Pradesh.
Chief Justice Sandeep Mehta, Gauhati HC
Chief Justice Sandeep Mehta, Gauhati HC

Five months after a hostel warden accused of raping 21 students under the age of 12 was released on bail, the Gauhati High Court on Friday initiated suo motu bail cancellation proceedings in the matter [XXX v. In Re State of Arunachal Pradesh and 2 ors.].

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