Bangladesh juvenile justice scrutinised

Bangladesh's juvenile justice system is under the spotlight as children across the country complain of mistreatment.

    In Bangladesh, children as young as nine can be convicted of a crime.

    Many children say they have been mistreated in the juvenile justice system.

    There have even been riots in juvenile centres across the country.

    Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from Tongi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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