[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.
Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi HC
Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi HC

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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