Section 33 DV Act- Legal Section of the Day

Section of the Day 33 DV Act

Section 33 DV ACT (Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005) : Penalty for not discharging duty by Protection Officer.—

If any Protection Officer fails or refuses to discharges his duties as directed by the Magistrate in the protection order without any sufficient cause, he shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to twenty thousand rupees, or with both.