Stalling public project because of objections on communal lines cannot be accepted: Madras High Court

"A benefit cannot be denied on the sole ground that it is being opposed by persons belonging to some other community", the Court said.
Madras High Court, Madurai Bench
Madras High Court, Madurai Bench

Stalling a public project because of objections raised on communal lines cannot be accepted and would set an unacceptable precedent, the Madras High Court observed last week while ordering the completion of a bridge along the Thattankulam Kanmai channel (M Muthupandi v. The District Collector, Madurai District and ors).

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