Classification of vaccinated and unvaccinated persons for issuance of work permits prima facie violates fundamental rights: Gauhati High Court

The Court stayed an order by the Arunachal Pradesh government as it was not based on intelligible differentia and did not have a nexus to the objective of containing the spread of COVID-19.
Classification of vaccinated and unvaccinated persons for issuance of work permits prima facie violates fundamental rights: Gauhati High Court
Gauhati High Court- Itanagar Bench, Covid Vaccine

The Itanagar Bench of the Gauhati High Court on Monday stayed an order issued by the Arunachal Pradesh government differentiating between persons who have received the COVID-19 vaccine and those who haven't, allowing temporary permits for developmental work only to the former (Madan Mili v. Union of India).

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