Plea against formation of TN youth police rejected - The New Indian Express

Plea against formation of TN youth police rejected

Published: 10th November 2012 10:55 AM

Last Updated: 10th November 2012 10:55 AM

A writ plea to declare null and void the decision of the State government to create TN Youth Special Police Force was rejected by the Madras High Court on Friday.

A division bench comprising Justices Elipe Dharma Rao and Aruna Jagadeesan dismissed a public interest writ petition from advocate P Pugalenthi. When regularly appointed police personnel were in place and another 12,000 were undergoing training, there was no need to form the new force with a strength of 10,000, petitioner contended.

The bench noted that except making a statement in the Assembly, no rules or regulations were framed governing the said service.

‘‘Therefore, we are of the opinion that unless and until the said statement of the Chief Minister has become a law, the petitioner has no right to oppose and assail the correctness of the same,’’ the bench said, and dismissed the PIL.

comments powered by Disqus

Disclaimer: We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the NIE editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.


Read More


Astrology


follow us Mobile Site iPad News Hunt Android RSS Tumblr Linekin Pinterest Youtube Google Plus Twitter Facebook