Maneka Gandhi: Four retired judges to hold public hearings of #MeToo cases

Maneka Gandhi, the Union Minister said that four retired judges will hold public hearings of the sexual assault and harassment cases, as the #MeToo movement raising in the country with each passing day.

She said, “will form a four-member committee of retired judges to conduct public hearings of #MeToo cases. Proposing a committee with senior judicial, legal persons to look into all issues emanating from #MeToo.”

Earlier this week, Ms Gandhi, the minister for women and child development, said that sex harassment complaints should be allowed even 10-15 years later and said she was happy that the #MeToo campaign has encouraged women to speak about crimes committed against them.

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