[BREAKING] Promise by Chief Minister in press conference enforceable: Delhi High Court orders Kejriwal govt to pay rents for poor tenants
Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi HC

[BREAKING] Promise by Chief Minister in press conference enforceable: Delhi High Court orders Kejriwal govt to pay rents for poor tenants

The Court ordered the Delhi government to take steps to frame a policy to carry out the assurance given by the CM and to give reasons if they decide not to implement the CM's proposal.

In a judgment of significant implications, the Delhi High Court on Thursday ruled that a promise, assurance or representation given by Chief Minister (CM) of a State amounts to an enforceable promise and the same has to be implemented by the government (Najma v. Govt of NCT of Delhi).

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