Detaining persons beyond requisite COVID-19 quarantine period in quarantine centres is violative of Article 21: Allahabad High Court

The Court was dealing with a PIL alleging that members of the Tablighi Jamat were being detained in quarantine beyond the required period. The State, however, informed that all such persons have been released now.
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The Allahabad High Court recently directed the State Government to ensure that the persons who have completed their quarantine period are released from Quarantine Centers, provided they have been tested negative and that there is no legal impediment to releasing them.

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