From: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Feb 3, 2016 at 10:53 AM Subject: Section 23 of JJAct -2000To: help.org <email@example.com>
Greetings from CWC -East Godavari
We have received a case from police station with FIR including with section 23 of JJAct2000. In this regard, please give section details for the CNCP
Thanking u sir ,
Dear Ratnam Garu,
Thanks for your query. Please find below answer as per your request
Section 23 in The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000
23. Punishment for cruelty to juvenile or child.— Whoever, having the actual charge of, or control over, a juvenile or the child, assaults, abandons, exposes or wilfully neglects the juvenile or causes or procures him to be assaulted, abandoned, exposed or neglected in a manner likely to cause such juvenile or the child unnecessary mental or physical suffering shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or fine, or with both.