Fundamental right under Article 19(1)(g) can be curtailed only by law and not by executive action: Karnataka High Court

The Court also held that Ministry of Defence guidelines for issuance of NOCs for constructions in the vicinity of defence establishments cannot be cited to restrict the same when the Works of Defence Act is in operation.
Justice Sunil Dutt Yadav, Karnataka High Court
Justice Sunil Dutt Yadav, Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court recently emphasised that the fundamental right to carry on one's occupation, trade, profession or business under Article 19(1)(g) of the Constitution cannot be restricted by an executive action. [Jambo Plastics Pvt. Ltd Versus Chief Quality Assurance Establishment (Warship Equipment)]

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