Independence of Judiciary part of basic structure of Constitution: Karnataka HC quashes private complaint against judicial officer

As per the complainant, the judicial officer told him that if he withdraws the complaint against the doctors, he would be released on bail, and that if the complaint was not withdrawn, he would be taken into custody.
Judicial officer
Judicial officer

While quashing a private complaint against a judicial officer, the Karnataka High Court has held that independence of the judiciary is part of the basic structure of the Constitution of India.

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