Once police arrest accused, judges have to be available to hear bail pleas; non-availability of judge invades liberty: Allahabad High Court

"This Court cannot appreciate the Judgeship of Aligarh for shutting its doors to all kinds of applications/ causes, that may genuinely require attention during the Covid-19 pandemic," the court said
Allahabad HC
Allahabad HCJustice JJ Munir

Doors of the courts must always be open no matter what the circumstance, the Allahabad High Court observed, stating that non-availability of judge at District court invades citizens' liberty (Faizan Allahbadi v. State of UP).

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