Pregnant prisoners should not be subjected to second round of victimisation through court process: Calcutta High Court

The High Court had recently taken a serious view of allegations that women were getting pregnant in West Bengal's jails. Later, the Supreme Court was told that most of such women were already pregnant before imprisonment
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday cautioned against making any unnecessary imputations in court against pregnant women prisoners in correctional homes or jails in West Bengal, which could affect their reputation and dignity.

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