National Assembly passes Zainab Alert Response and Recovery Act 2019
The National Assembly on Friday approved the Zainab Alert Response and Recovery Act 2019
Through which minimum life imprisonment for offenses against children will be 10 years while 14 years maximum.
Helpline 1099 will set up.
According to the bill, Zainab Alert Response and Recovery will be set up for the emergency reporting of child abuse of age under 18.
An officer who does not respond to crimes against a child within two hours may also be punished.
The missing child will be notified immediately at the helpline.
The bill also demanded the public hanging of Victims of child abuse.
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