Police should not insist on court direction to give police protection for implementing civil court order: Madras High Court [Read Order]

"It is high time the police officers are required to respect the orders of this Court and also to respect the Government Order", the Court said.
Madras High Court, Madurai Bench
Madras High Court, Madurai Bench

The Madras High Court recently expressed anguish over the police insisting on specific court directions as a pre-condition for providing police protection to persons in furtherance of implementing civil court orders, despite both the State and the Court having made it clear that no such direction is necessary. (P Packianatham v. The Superintendent of Police)

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