Delhi High Court refuses to permit euthanasia of man in vegetative state for 10 years

The High Court said that even though the man has been bedridden since 2013 and in pain, no one is permitted to cause the death of another person by administering any lethal drug.
Delhi High Court
Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court recently refused to pass orders for the constitution of a medical board to examine euthanising (mercy killing) a man who has been in a permanent vegetative state for more than a decade [Harish Rana v Union of India & Ors].

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