Madhya Pradesh High Court seeks response of State govt in plea challenging anti-begging law

The petitioner contended that the law follows a vicious colonial logic by seeking to remove the presence of beggars from public places lest their presence embarrass the State.
Madhya Pradesh High Court seeks response of State govt in plea challenging anti-begging law
Indore Bench- MP High Court

The Indore Bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court on Monday issued notice to the State government on a public interest litigation petition (PIL) assailing the constitutional validity of the MP Bhiksha Vritti Nivaran Adhiniyam, which criminalises begging [Maatr Foundation v The State of Madhya Pradesh].

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