Union cabinet approves ordinance for death penalty to child rapists
The move comes in the backdrop of the nationwide outrage over the alleged rape and murder of an 8 years old in Kathua of Jammu & Kashmir and the rape of another minor in Unnao recently
New Delhi: The Union cabinet on Saturday approved the promulgation of the Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 for death penalty to those convicted of raping children below 12 years of age.
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