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14 of 25 HCs registered a decline in pending PILs in 2021, shows data

Overall, they cleared 83.7 per cent of instituted cases until August 2021- the highest in four years

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PIL | High Court | Supreme Court

Ishaan Gera  |  New Delhi 



Gavel, order, judiciary, courts, laws
According to the last available data, 2,871 PILs were pending with the Supreme Court until August 2021

Although the Litigation (PIL) as an instrument was introduced as a much-needed measure in the 1980s—until then only the aggrieved party could file a case—over the last two decades, governments and the court have made several comments about the growing menace of frivolous PILs.

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First Published: Fri, September 23 2022. 20:58 IST

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