SC urges Parliament to frame law against lynching
The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Parliament to see whether a new law can be framed to combat the menace of cow vigilantism.The apex court also underscored that violence can’t be allowed in the name of cow vigilantism.
The state has to act positively. Violence can’t be allowed,” said apex court during the hearing.The court will next hear the matter on August 28.
Article 256 of the Constitution, which spells the obligation of States and the Union, provides that the Centre could give necessary directions to the States