Madras HC: Why not bring corrupt government officials under the Goondas Act?

Meera Emmanuel December 5 2017
Madras High Court

Why shouldn’t the Goondas Act be amended so as to allow detention of corrupt public officials?

In an order smacking of exasperation at the rampant and continuing corruption in government departments, particularly in registration departments, Justice N Kirubakaran of the Madras High Court has directed the state to seriously consider the above question.

The order follows strong observations made last month in this regard by Justice Kirubakaran. While . . .

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