Sabarimala: Supreme Court directs Kerala to provide security for two women who entered Temple

Shruti Mahajan January 18 2019

The Supreme Court today directed the State of Kerala to provide adequate security to the two women who had entered the Sabarimala Temple on January 2.

The petitioners - Bindu A and Kanaka Durga - fearing violence from protesters, had sought round-the-clock police protection, among other prayers.

The Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and Justices L Nageswara Rao and Dinesh Maheshwari observed that ensuring the protection of these women was the state's responsibility . . .

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