HC converts Kerala NGO’s petition into PIL

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A petition by an NGO, challenging the Centre’s last minute decision not to confer triple jump athlete Renjith Maheshwary with the prestigious Arjuna award in 2013, was today converted to a public interest litigation by the Delhi High Court. Justice Manmohan referred the matter to a Division Bench headed by Chief Justice G Rohini which… Read more »