"Article 21 includes right to decent burial", Madras HC registers suo motu PIL after mob obstructs burial of Doctor who died from COVID-19

"In the considered opinion of the Court the scope and ambit of Article 21 includes, right to have a decent burial", the Bench observed.
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

After a mob of local people obstructed the burial of a doctor who died from COVID-19, the Madras High Court on Monday registered a suo motu PIL over the issue, asserting that Article 21 of the Constitution also entails the right to have a decent burial.

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