Article 21 is completely violated if people die due to lack of Oxygen: Bombay High Court Goa Bench

A Bench of Justices MS Sonak and NW Sambre aid that several deaths are taking place in the State due to lack of Oxygen and the Court and authorities cannot be in denial.
Goa HC, Oxygen cylinder
Goa HC, Oxygen cylinder

COVID positive patients dying due to lack of Oxygen is a gross infringement of right to life under Article 21, the Goa Bench of Bombay High Court observed on Wednesday while exhorting the State and other authorities to make all efforts to ensure Oxygen needs of the State are met. (South Goa Advocates Association v. State of Goa & Ors.)

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