Mob lynching; Supreme Court notice to the central government

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New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the central government, various states, and the National Human Rights Commission on the mob lynching to murder. The notice is in the public interest litigation pointing out that the 2018 Supreme Court ruling is not being implemented effectively.

Apart from the central government, the notice has been issued to states including Uttar Pradesh, Jammu, and Kashmir, Bihar, Assam, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Gujarat, Jharkhand, and Rajasthan. The two-membered bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Deepak Gupta considered the case.