Pay 94-year-old freedom fighter's pension in 6 weeks: Karnataka High Court

The State authorities had earlier rejected his claim on the ground that he had not produced affidavits sworn by two deceased persons who were detained along with him by British during independence struggle.
freedom fighters and Karnataka HC
freedom fighters and Karnataka HC

The Karnataka High Court recently said that statutory bodies when implementing compassionate policies like Freedom Fighters Pension Schemes should not hijack justice [Gundurao Desai v. State of Karnataka and ors].

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