[POCSO] Bombay High Court orders convict to pay ₹ 2 lakh towards his child born out of rape

A Bench of Justices Sadhana S Jadhav and Prithwiraj K Chavan also reduced the sentence to the accused-appellant from life sentence to 10 years after noting that no purpose would be served in detaining him.
protection of victims of sexual assaults
protection of victims of sexual assaults

The Bombay High Court recently directed an accused to compensate his child born ought of sexual assault committed on the deceased victim, holding that the welfare of the child is of paramount importance.

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