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High-level committee to speed up POCSO cases in Kerala
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High-level committee to speed up POCSO cases in Kerala

Agency News

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 5 : Kerala Government will constitute a high-level committee to speed up Prevention of Children from Sexual Offenses Act (POCSO) cases in the State.

Chief Secretary Tom Jose will chair the committee which will meet once every two months to review the cases and submit its report to the Government, a decision in this regard was taken by a high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday.

The Chief Minister suggested to open counseling centres in all the schools and provide sex education to equip children protect themselves from sexual exploitation. (UNI)