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The B&B Causelist #134: Cases we track today

The B&B Causelist #134: Cases we track today

Shruti Mahajan

A summary of important cases from the causelist of the Supreme Court of India, the Delhi High Court and the Madras High Court.

The causelist will be updated in the evening to reflect the developments in court today.


  • In Re Alarming Rise in the Number of Reported Child Rape Incidents

Bench:  Item 4 in court 1 – SMW(Crl) No. 1/2019

Bench: CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose

Suo Motu case registered by Supreme Court concerning rise in incidents of child rape. Read more here. Today, the Court will take up the matter concerning the safety of the Unnao victim.