The Bench directed all States to follow NCPCR’s suggestions for the identification and rescue of CISS until they framed local guidelines.
25th Apr 2022More
Nageswar Rao J stated that states cannot let long drawn out bureaucratic processes come in the way of providing basic amenities to children.
29th Nov 2021More
The Court ordered all States and UTs to file reports on the status of children in street situations in two weeks.
15th Nov 2021More
The Court issued an order to the State Governments to complete the process of identification of children orphaned by the pandemic
26th Aug 2021More
With the petition seeking orphans to be identified as a backward class, are we moving away from a caste centric definition of backwardness.
8th Jun 2021More
The Bench directed States to continue efforts to identify children orphaned due to COVID in order to provide them with basic needs.
7th Jun 2021More
During the pandemic the Court took several measures to protect vulnerable stakeholders, particularly children in protection homes
7th Jun 2021More
Amicus Curiae appointed by the Court circulates a note on best practices and requests the Court to pass directions accordingly
21st Jul 2020More
Instructions issued by Court to adopt certain protective measures in the best interests of children during the pandemic
3rd Apr 2020More
In re: Section 6A of the Citizenship Act, 1955
The Court monitored how the State Coordinator updated Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC), so as to ensure that the NRC was published as mandated by the Assam Accord of 15 August 1985.More
In Re: Alarming Rise in the Number of Reported Child Rape Incidents
The Court is framing guidelines and issuing directions to ensure the prompt delivery of justice for victims of child sexual abuse.More
Child Right's Trust v Union of India
The Supreme Court will monitor the steps taken by the Central and State Governments to address the fundamental rights violations of migrant children and children of migrant workers caused due to the pandemic.More