Political parties putting up structures on footpaths, public roads in scant regard for law: Kerala High Court seeks response from State

"No political party or organisation can be permitted to encroach footpath or right of way of public roads, in connection with any protests or demonstrations," the Court said.
Kerala HC, People Protesting
Kerala HC, People Protesting

Political parties cannot be allowed to encroach upon footpaths or public roads by erecting temporary structures for demonstrations, protests etc, the Kerala High Court recently observed, asking the State government to explain the steps taken by it to prevent such transgressions (The Trivandrum Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vs. State of Kerala).

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