Notable Quote – Smt. Kanchan Verma vs. State of U.P. and Ors.

We are of the opinion that the liberty to move, mix, mingle, talk, share through company cannot be substantially curtailed and the action taken was totally violative of Article 21 of the Constitution. …[W]e are of the opinion that the action of the Sub-Divisional Magistrate was not only arbitrary but there was total deprivation of the personal liberty of the petitioner, which was issued without any authority of law.

Smt. Kanchan Verma vs. State of U.P. and Ors.