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JJ Act Amendment will have devastating impact on children: Priyanka Chaturvedi

MUMBAI: Shiv Sena Member of Parliament Priyanka Chaturvedi has written to Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani to express dissatisfaction over the recent amendment to Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2021. The Act classifies serious offences against children as non-cognisable. According to Chaturvedi, the changes in the law will …