Anti-CAA protests: Supreme Court orders UP govt to refund amount recovered from protesters after State withdraws notices

The Court, however, made it clear that the State can proceed against the protesters by issuing fresh notices as per the Uttar Pradesh Recovery of Damages to Public and Private Property Act, 2021.
Banners displaying anti-CAA protesters
Banners displaying anti-CAA protestersShivani Sharma

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered that the money recovered from those accused of destroying public properties during the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) agitations in Uttar Pradesh should be refunded.

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