15 SEPTEMBER, 2017 (MAINS)

TODAYS ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS- IIEPT

Q1. The Juvenile Justice (Amendment) Bill, 2015 cleared by the Rajya Sabha aims to replace the existing Indian juvenile delinquency law, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, so that juveniles in conflict with law in the age group of 16–18, involved in Heinous Offences, can be tried as adults. Critically examine the various issues involved and suggest some alternative steps.  (200 words)

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