Criminalising Welfare Issues

Chaudhary, Shraddha (2021) Criminalising Welfare Issues. The Hindu. p. 1.

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Before the legislature adopts coercive legal measures, a welfare response should be considered. The Supreme Court recently issued notice on a writ petition on the condition that the petition’s prayer seeking a direction to “restrain beggars and vagabonds/homeless from begging on traffic junctions, markets and public places to avoid the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in all the States and Union Territories across India” be modified to focus on the rehabilitation of those forced to beg for a living.

Item Type: Article in News Papers and Magazine
Keywords: Criminalisation | Welfare
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Social Sciences (General)
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Mr Sombir Dahiya
Date Deposited: 23 Dec 2022 06:07
Last Modified: 23 Dec 2022 06:07
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