[1992 Mumbai Riots] If citizens are forced to live in atmosphere of communal tension, it affects right to life under Article 21: Supreme Court

The Court, however, said that it is too late to reopen the discharge/ acquittal of nine erring police officials against whom cases had been registered.
Justice Sanjay Kaul, Justice AS Oka and Justice Vikram Nath
Justice Sanjay Kaul, Justice AS Oka and Justice Vikram Nath

The Supreme on Friday observed that the right to live and meaningful and dignified life is a facet of right to life under Article 21 of the Constitution and if citizens are forced to live in atmosphere of communal tension, it affects such right [Shakeel Ahmad v. Union of India & Ors.].

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