Court : Supreme Court of India
..... has made such recommendation. in samrendra beura v. union of india and others18, this court held:- 16. though such amendments have been made by parliament under the 1950 act and the 1957 act, yet no such amendment has been incorporated in the air force act, 1950. the aforesaid provisions, as we perceive, have been incorporated in both the statutes to avoid hardship to persons convicted ..... women cells are functioning at every district headquarter in the state and necessary publicity has already been given and the citizens are aware of those cells.13. the state of jharkhand has filed its response stating, inter alia, the measures taken against persons involved in such crimes. apart from asseverating that honour killing is 13 not common in the state of ..... cases. the government authorities of the states where incidents often occur have been addressed information. the director (sr) in the ministry of home affairs, by her letter dated 26 may 2010, also requested the state governments concerned to furnish the necessary the commission. however, there has been no response despite reminder. but, from the newspaper reports, and reports from various other ..... of uttar pradesh has brought on record that there have been no reported cases of "honour killing" or 15 "social ostracizing" in the state for the period from 01.01.2010 till 31.12.2012. yet, time and again, directions are being given to the police stations to keep a close watch on the activities and functioning of the khaps. the .....Tag this Judgment!