"Publicity interest litigation": Bombay High Court rejects PIL by law students challenging holiday for Ram Mandir inauguration

The Court cautioned the petitioners against pursuing such issues by way of PIL. However, it refrained from imposing costs on the four petitioners.
Ram Mandir, Ayodhya
Ram Mandir, Ayodhya

The Bombay High Court on Sunday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) petition filed by four law students challenging the decision of the Maharashtra government to declare a holiday on January 22, the day of Ram Mandir inauguration at Ayodhya [Shivangi Agarwal & Ors. v. Union of India & Anr].

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