Supreme Court stays Bombay HC order on 'skin-to-skin' contact must for sexual assault under POCSO

First Published Jan 27, 2021, 2:09 PM IST

The Supreme Court has stayed the controversial judgment of the Bombay High Court which had held that pressing the breast of a 12-year old child without removing her top will not fall within the definition of 'sexual assault' under Section 7 the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.