privacy

SC verdict on Right to Privacy: Will the “legitimate aims” of the State come in the way of fulfilment of this right?

Submitted by admin on Sat, 2017-09-23 17:11

JudgementA nine-judge bench of the Supreme Court has recently passed a judgement that Indians enjoy a “fundamental right to privacy”. This right is intrinsic to the “right to life and liberty”. The judgement was in response to a petition filed by former Karnataka high court judge Justice K.S. Puttaswamy and others.