[COVID-19] Plea before Allahabad High Court against UP govt decision to take action against people appealing via social media for medical help

The plea said that the patients and their families who appeal for help citing shortage in oxygen and drugs are being charged under the "false pretext" that they are spreading misleading information to target State govt.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi AdityanathTOI

A letter petition was moved before the Allahabad High Court on Wednesday seeking urgent directions to the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government authorities to cease taking civil or criminal action against COVID-19 patients, their families or independent volunteers who appealing via social media platforms for oxygen and other medical assistance.

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