Bombay HC imposes Rs. 5 lakh fine and directs registration of extortion case against frivolous litigant

Omkar Gokhale September 8 2019
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The Bombay High Court, on Thursday imposed a hefty fine of Rs. 5 lakh on one Sapan Shrivastava for filing a frivolous plea against the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE), a privately held board of school education.

Yet another frivolous petition. Strict action needs to be taken against the petitioner,” the Court remarked.

Shrivastava has been pulled up by Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog on several occasions citing

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