High Court seeks info on Juvenile Justice Boards

GKNN
Srinagar, Publish Date: Sep 26 2017 1:12AM | Updated Date: Sep 26 2017 1:12AM

The High Court on Monday directed the government to inform it about constituting Juvenile Justice Boards and Child Welfare Committees in the state by next date of hearing.

The direction came after a division Bench of Chief Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed and Justice Ali Muhammad Magrey was informed by deputy advocate general Hashim Hussain that a meeting in this regard under the chairmanship of chief secretary with all concerned is scheduled to be held on 27th September. The Bench adjourned the matter and directed the state counsel to place the minutes of the said meeting before the court on next date of hearing. GKNN