Special Court can grant pardon at any stage of proceedings: Kerala High Court

The Court said that it is always advisable for a Special Court to consider an application for grant of pardon by itself if cognisance is taken directly.
Justice K Vinod Chandran and Justice C Jayachandran with Kerala High Court
Justice K Vinod Chandran and Justice C Jayachandran with Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court recently held that a Special Court for trying National Investigation Agency (NIA) cases is empowered to grant pardon at any stage of proceedings in a case [Suresh Raj v National Investigation Agency].

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