RS Prasad appeals state machineries for speedy justice to minor rapes victims

Union Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad said that he is going to write to Chief Ministers of all states and Chief Justices of High Courts to appeal that investigation in rape cases involving minors should complete within 2 months. "The law and Justice Ministry has also been directed," said Prasad. He added, "Centraland state govts have proposed for constitution of 1023 new fast track courts across country. Out of these 1023, consensus has been reached on 400 and more than 160 have already become operational. Also, 704 fast track courts were already operational,"