About the Book
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 – An Analysis is a section-wise commentary and is written in a lucid language to facilitate understanding of the subject. The author has comprehensively explained the key terms that have an influence on the interpretation of the provisions. The landmark decisions of the Supreme Court and the High Courts that have furthered the jurisprudence on the subject has been incorporated. With the aim to aid the readers with the procedural aspects of the legal framework, the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Rules, 2020 has been discussed in detail. The legislative background of the POCSO Act has been delved into in the book helping the readers to fully appreciate the intent and purpose of the enactment. The book will be of use to practitioners, adjudicators, enforcement agencies, academicians, and students.
About the Author
Maj Gen Nilendra Kumar has over 50 years of experience of working extensively across the legal space– from the government to educational institutions; international non-government agencies and corporates. He was awarded Ati Vishisht Seva Medal and Vishisht Seva Medal for his contributions as Judge Advocate General of the Indian Army, where he served for 28 years. Under his able stewardship, the Amity Law School, Noida was selected for the coveted Institutional Excellence Award in 2013. He has authored/edited several books of which many have seen multiple editions, including Rethinking Palkhivala: Centenary Commemorative Volume and Constitution of India: MCQs, Essays, & Audio Lectures with Oakbridge Publishing.