Anti-CAA Protests: Allahabad HC Issues Notice to UP Govt on Crackdown, Plea Seeks Judicial Inquiry

The court docket issued the attention on an e mail through a Mumbai-based legal professional alleging that the crackdown within the state all over anti-citizenship legislation protests used to be antithetical to core constitutional values.

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Updated:January 7, 2020, 11:24 PM IST

Anti-CAA Protests: Allahabad HC Issues Notice to UP Govt on Crackdown, Plea Seeks Judicial Inquiry
Allahabad High Court. (File photograph Information18.com)

Allahabad (UP): The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday issued realize to the Uttar Pradesh executive on an e mail through a Mumbai-based legal professional alleging that the crackdown within the state all over anti-citizenship legislation protests used to be antithetical to core constitutional values.

In a letter to Chief Justice Govind Mathur, Bombay High Court suggest Ajay Kumar referred to stories in two newspapers about alleged atrocities towards madrasa scholars in Muzaffarnagar through police all over crackdown on the ones protesting towards the contentious citizenship legislation.

A prayer used to be made within the e mail to have a judicial inquiry within the subject. After going throughout the contents of the letter and the inside track stories annexed with it, the bench, comprising the executive justice and Justice Vivek Varma, mentioned: “We thought to be it suitable to regard the letter as a petition for writ.”

The court docket directed the registry of the prime court docket to sign up the e-mail as public hobby litigation (PIL). During the listening to, senior suggest S F A Naqvi positioned the inside track stories prior to the bench. The court docket directed the registry to take the inside track stories on file and appointed Naqvi and suggest Ramesh Kumar as amicus curiae within the case.

It has fastened January 16 as the following date of listening to.

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