"Sheer abuse of PIL:" Delhi High Court imposes ₹10 lakh cost on NGO for filing petition to "blackmail" builders

The Court directed the NGO to deposit the money with the Army War Widows Fund within 30 days.
Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad
Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad

The Delhi High Court has imposed costs of ₹10 lakh on an NGO for filing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) to ‘blackmail’ builders and for suppressing the fact that it had filed a petition earlier on the similar issue [New Rise Foundation Regd Charitable Trust v Municipal Corporation Delhi and Ors].

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