Demolition of buildings must be done by State in absolutely fair, transparent manner, SC issues guidelines

Meera Emmanuel October 24 2019
Section 482

The Supreme Court on Thursday issued detailed guidelines on the procedure to be adopted when a building has been illegally demolished by the State before the legality of the structure is decided.

The Court also went into the question of whether such buildings can be re-erected when its legality is yet to be ascertained.

A Division Bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose was dealing with allied issues stemming from the practice followed in Maharashtra following the . . .

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