Supreme Court issues notice in plea to set up Human Rights Courts in every District

Murali Krishnan July 8 2019

The Supreme Court today issued notice to the Central government and States in a petition seeking the establishment of Human Rights courts in every district in the country.

The petition filed by a law student, Bhavika Phore was heard by a Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose.

The petitioner has sought direction to the Centre and States to fulfil their obligations under the Protection of Human Rights act, 1993 (Act).

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