Gujarat High Court imposes ₹7 lakh costs on petitioner for not pursuing PIL for 7 years

The bench underscored that a PIL petitioner should not be casual like this but must be responsible and accountable.
Gujarat High Court
Gujarat High Court

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday imposed costs of ₹7 lakh on a litigant who did not pursue his public interest litigation (PIL) petition for seven years and instead kept asking for adjournments since 2017 [Jadeja Dharmendrasinh Ranjitsinh vs State of Gujarat].

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