Same-Gender Sexual Harassment Complaints Maintainable Under POSH Act : Calcutta High Court
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14 Jan 2021 7:46 AM GMT
"Sexual harassment, as contemplated in the 2013 Act, has to pertain to the dignity of a person, which relates to her/his gender and sexuality;which does not mean that any person of the same-gender cannot hurt the modesty or dignity as envisaged by the 2013 Act", HC said.
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