Plea to quash FIR cannot lie under Article 32: Supreme Court

The Court, therefore, declined to entertain a plea by former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday observed that moving a writ petition under Article 32 of the Constitution of India 1950 is not an appropriate remedy for quashing of a First Information Report (FIR) or other criminal proceedings [Gayatri Prasad Prajapati v. State of Uttar Pradesh and Others].

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