Explained: U.P. Recovery of Damage to Public and Private Property Ordinance, 2020

Author: Himanshu Yadav from Faculty of Law, University of Allahabad, Prayagraj.

The Division Bench of the Allahabad High Court comprising of Chief Justice Govind Mathur and Justice Samit Goyal, on 18th March 2020, while issuing notice to the Uttar Pradesh Government, said that “the ordinance is arbitrary in its very nature”. As per the learned counsels who made…