[Probation of Offenders Act] Supreme Court orders release of woman convicted for hurling casteist abuses at Scheduled Tribe woman

The Court noted that she had no prior convictions and the offence for which she was convicted carried a maximum sentence of two years imprisonment.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court last week ordered the release of a woman, who had allegedly hurled casteist abuses against another woman belonging to the Scheduled Tribe community who was the president of her village's education committee [Kunti Kumari vs State of Jharkhand]

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