Notices to media houses for disclosing victim’s identity

NEW DELHI, APR 13: In a case regarding Kathua gang grape, Delhi HC frowned at media houses disclosing identity of eight-year-old who was gang raped and killed in Kathua.
The HC has issued notices to several media houses who disclosed identity of Kathua victim, asking why action should not be taken against them.
In Kathua gang rape, HC has taken up the issue on its own after coming across print and electronic media reports revealing victim’s name. (Agencies)