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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2016 – A Critical Review | Original Article

Kusum Dixit* Jyotika Sharma in Shodhaytan (RNTUJ-STN) | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


Aim of this article is to look into the provisions of newly amended Juvenile Justice Act This Act received president assent on 31s' December, 2015 and was enacted to consolidate and amend the law relating to the child and provide basic needs through proper care, protection, development, treatment, social re-integration by adopting a child friendly approach with the help of various institutions and bodies under the act. So, with the help of this article an approach has been made to understand the salient features followed by some necessary criticism to evaluate the act.