[POSH Act] We are like Bheesma Pitamaha; can't use powers everywhere: Bombay High Court on PIL for protecting ICC members

“In Mahabharat, Bheeshma Pitahma had several powers but he could not use any of his powers during Draupadi disrobing incident. We are like that, subordinate to someone,” CJ Dipankar Datta remarked.
Bombay High Court
Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court on Monday declined to entertain a public interest litigation petition seeking guidelines for the protection of members of Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) set up by private companies under the Prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace Act (POSH Act).

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