Mumbai Court quashes summons issued to Mamata Banerjee in BJP leader's case alleging disrespect to national anthem

The Court said that there were procedural shortcomings in the summons issued and, therefore, remanded the matter back to the Magistrate for him to freshly consider issuance of summons after following due procedure.
Mamata Banerjee and Mumbai Sessions Court
Mamata Banerjee and Mumbai Sessions Court

A Mumbai court Thursday set aside the summons issued to West Bengal Chief Minister (CM) Mamata Banerjee in a criminal complaint filed against her by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Mumbai Secretary Vivekanand Gupta alleging that Banerjee disrespected the national anthem.

Loading content, please wait...
Bar and Bench - Indian Legal news