Church of South India amenable to writ jurisdiction under Article 226: Madras High Court full bench

The Court held that while public functions conducted by CSI such as running schools and hospitals are amenable to writ jurisdiction, maintaining churches and discharging functions of the clergy are not.
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A Full Bench of the Madras High Court on Thursday held that the Church of South India (CSI), though a private religious body, is amenable to writ jurisdiction under Article 226 of the Constitution of India.

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