juveniles arrest

Madurai Police book 6 Dalit children under POCSO(terror act) Act for fighting in street

Five boys and a girl, all Dalits, booked for pelting children with stones, using abusive language.n a bizarre incident, the Madurai rural district police have registered a case of child abuse against six juveniles, including a girl, in the 9-10 age group, who had fought on the street with five girls and a boy over a quarrel about whose school was better.
The five boys and a girl, all Dalits, have been booked under the provisions of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, for pelting children with stones, using abusive words and for bodily touch. They have also been booked for wrongful restraint, causing hurt using dangerous weapons and criminal intimidation.