Dehradun: While hearing two separate cases related to HIV – positive jail inmates, the Uttarakhand high court on Friday ordered the state government standing counsel to submit a report on what medical facilities were being provided to such prisoners.
A single bench of justice Ravindra Maithani was hearing bail pleas moved by the two HIV – positive prisoners. In the first case, a woman, a resident of Laksar, allegedly had a physical relationship with a 13 – year – old boy in May. According to police, the accused was quite aware of the fact that she was HIV – positive. In the second case, a man, a resident of Dehradun, allegedly raped his tenant 13 – year – old October 2021. daughter in He was under HIV treatment at the Doon Hospital when he committed the crime.