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Where did Juhi Chawla go wrong?

Where Ms Chawla seems to have erred is that she has not been able to build the desired credibility required to champion the cause she took to court

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5G service in India | telecom sector | Delhi High Court

Sandeep Goyal 



Sandeep Goyal

The recently dismissed a suit filed by actor Juhi Chawla against introduction of 5G technology in India, and imposed a fine of Rs 20 lakh on her. Justice Jag Jivan Ram Midha said the suit was defective and dismissed it on technical grounds. “The plaintiffs have abused and misused the process of law which has resulted in waste of judicial time. The cost of Rs 20 lakh is imposed on the plaintiffs,” said the court. The funds will be utilised for the cause of road accident victims, the court instructed. The court further said the plaintiffs had filed the suit to gain publicity “which is clear from the fact that plaintiff no. 1 (Chawla) circulated the videoconferencing link of this court on her social media accounts, which resulted in repeated disruptions of court proceedings.” The hon’ble judge was obviously (and rightly) incensed.

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First Published: Fri, June 11 2021. 23:23 IST

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