[POCSO] No reason to indict only the male in sexual union between mature participants: Calcutta High Court

"If the union is participatory in nature, there is no reason to indict only the male just because of the peculiar nature of anatomy of the sexual organs of different genders", the Court said.
[POCSO] No reason to indict only the male in sexual union between mature participants: Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

In two recent judgments, the Calcutta High Court has opined that it is not right to indict only the male in cases under the Protection of Children against Sexual Offences Act (POCSO Act) if the alleged sexual union is participatory in nature and between two sufficiently mature persons

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