Saguna 19 September 2020
Through the Criminal Law(Amendment) Act,2013 Section 354 A was added to the Indian Penal Code.
It contains what Sexual Harassment consist of and what are the provisions for the penalties. Penalties range from one to three years imprisonment and/or a fine.
According to (Section 354A IPC), Sexual harassment is the:
There is a separate law on s*xual harassment at workplaces - The Sexual Harassment of women at workplace ( prevention, prohibition and redressal) Act and Rules 2013. There are provisions in the main criminal law (the Indian Penal Code or IPC) which are different from the special law on s*xual harassment:
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Narinderjit singh Tiwana 24 September 2020