Italian Marines’ Case: Centre agrees to abide by PCA award precluding India's jurisdiction, seeks disposal of pending cases by Supreme Court

The Permanent Court of Arbitration yesterday ruled that India does not have the jurisdiction to try the two Italian marines for the murder of two Indian fishermen in an incident that took place in 2012.
Italian marines accused of killing Indian fishermen
Italian marines accused of killing Indian fishermenTwitter

The Central government has filed an application seeking the disposal of all pending pleas before the Supreme Court in relation to Enrica Lexie (Italian Marines case), in light of the award passed by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) yesterday.

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