QUESTION NO.3198 ABSCONDING BUSINESSMEN March 14, 2018 LOK SABHA UNSTARRED QUESTION NO.3198 TO BE ANSWERED ON 14.03.2018 ABSCONDING BUSINESSMEN SHRI MD. BADARUDDOZA KHAN: SHRI KAUSHAL KISHORE: SHRI MOHD. SALIM: SHRI RAMDAS C. […]
the High Court of Madhya Pradesh committed serious error of law by invoking its discretionary jurisdiction under Article 226 of the Constitution of India at the behest of a person who has no interest in the litigation in question
August 04, 2018 Salman Khan`s counsel had moved an application before the District and Sessions Judge Chandra Kumar Songara in Jodhpur on Friday, seeking exemption from the requirement for taking permission to […]
The Reserve Bank of India will shortly issue ₹ 100 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing signature of Dr. Urjit R. Patel, Governor, Reserve Bank of India. The new […]
Whether anonymous letter sent in the name of a Judge can be entertained as Public Interest Litigation?
only a person acting bona fide and having sufficient interest in the proceeding of PIL will alone have a locus standi and can approach the Court to wipe out the tears of the poor and needy, suffering from violation of their fundamental rights, but not a person for personal gain or private profit or political motive or any oblique consideration.
If no action is taken by police on information given to them, the informant’s remedy lies under Sections 190, 200, Cr. P.C., not a Writ Petition
In our view, the High Court in exercise of its whatsoever jurisdiction cannot direct investigation by constituting a Special Investigation Team on the strength of anonymous petitions. The High Courts cannot be converted into Station Houses. If somebody is aggrieved by the impugned order of High Court then he is entitled to invoke the jurisdiction of Supreme Court under Article 136 of the Constitution of India.
though the Code of Criminal Procedure gives to the police unfettered power to investigate all cases where they suspect that a cognizable offence has been committed, in appropriate cases an aggrieved person can always seek a remedy by invoking the power of the High Court under Article 226 of the Constitution under which, if the High Court could be convinced that the power of investigation has been exercised by a police officer mala fide, the High Court can always issue a writ of mandamus restraining the police officer from misusing his legal powers