Court cannot usurp power of government to grant remission to convicts: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court said that court can only review the decision taken by the government with regard to whether the remission granted under Section 432 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) was arbitrary.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday held that court cannot usurp the power of the government and grant remission of sentence of convicts [Ram Chander v. State of Chattisgarh & ors.].

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