UP Loses Case In Top Court Seeking Tough Charges For Dr Kafeel Khan | Read
PUBLISHED ON: December 17, 2020 | Duration: 3 min, 04 sec
The Uttar Pradesh government today lost its case in the Supreme Court seeking tough charges against a doctor, Kafeel Khan, under the National Security Act (NSA) for a speech against the amended citizenship law. "Criminal cases will be decided on their own merits. You cannot use a preventive detention order in another case," Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said, confirming an Allahabad High Court order that had freed the doctor.