The Supreme Court docket on Monday sought the Centre and the Nationwide Catastrophe Administration Authority (NDMA)’s reply on a plea by an NGO alleging a sudden rise in little one trafficking circumstances through the Covid-19 lockdown within the nation.
A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna and Hrisheksh Roy, in a listening to by way of video conferencing, sought the help of Solicitor Common Tushar Mehta on the difficulty and indicated that it could appoint an consultants committee to look into the little one trafficking concern.
It additionally sought a response from NDMA on the plea by the NGO, ‘Bachpan Bachao Andolan’.
Senior advocate H S Phoolka, showing for the NGO, stated that a pro-active method is required by all district authorities to make sure that such incidents, which have risen lately, are successfully curbed.
The matter has been listed for listening to after two weeks and the apex court docket has requested the events to do analysis on the difficulty and discover a way to make sure that youngsters will not be exploited.