Counsel appearing for the applicant says that the applicant has been wrongly implicated in the case registered under Sections 147, 148, 149, 289, 336, 504, 506, 353, 307 I.P.C. and section 7 of Criminal Law Amendment Act.
The Madras High Court on Thursday, while maintaining that there are certain exceptions, ruled that the state government is the "appropriate government" ordinarily empowered to suspend or remit sentences imposed on criminal convicts under Section 432 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).
The advocate Murali Manohar Srivastava said that amount received by Chief Minister's Discretionary fund is not enough to treat his mother. The petitioner is unemployed and his mother Uma Lakhanpal is suffering from cancer.
Both the aforesaid vaccines have been found to be effective against Covid-19 and may provide adequate protection from the disease on successful administration of two doses of the vaccines, the petition highlighted.