59% prison population in Kerala are undertrials; Kerala High Court bats for hearings in trial court based on date of incarceration

The High Court highlighted the need for speedy trial and proper assistance to prisoners for filing appeals to avoid long periods of incarceration suffered by undertrial prisoners.
prisoners in jail
prisoners in jail

The Kerala High Court recently highlighted the need for speedy trials and proper assistance to prisoners for filing appeals to avoid the long periods of incarceration suffered by under-trial prisoners. [Jahir Hussain v State of Kerala]

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