Breaking: Delhi HC issues notice to Centre in PIL seeking gender neutral IPC rape provisions

Murali Krishnan September 27 2017

The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the Central government in a public interest litigation challenging the Constitutional validity of Sections 375 and 376 of the Indian Penal Code and seeking framing of gender neutral rape provisions.

A Bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar heard the petition filed by one Sanjjiiv Kkumaar, before seeking the response of the Centre in the case.

Kkumaar in his petition has contended . . .

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