Don’t publicize photos/ videos of minor rape victims: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday took suo motu cognisance and restrained media from telecasting images and videos of minor rape victims, even if is in a morphed form.

The court also expressed concern over identity of child rape victims being revealed by print and electronic media and said that even morphed picture should not be published.

It took suo motu cognisance of alleged rape of minor girls in a shelter home run by an NGO in Bihar, while issuing a notice to Bihar government and Centre.

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