SC imposes exemplary costs of Rs 5 lakh on petitioner seeking ban on sale of soft drinks; says invocation of Art 32 was an abuse of process

"The petition has been filed without the petitioner having any technical knowledge on the subject. The source of his assertions has not been substantiated", the Court noted.
SC imposes exemplary costs of Rs 5 lakh on petitioner seeking ban on sale of soft drinks; says invocation of Art 32 was an abuse of process
Soft Drinks

The Supreme Court today came down heavily on a social worker who had moved Supreme Court with a PIL seeking a ban on the sale of soft drinks such as Coca Cola, Thumbs Up, among others (Umedsinh P Chavda v. Union of India and ors.)

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