NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday declined permission for accomplishing Muharram procession someday of the nation and asked Lucknow-basically based fully petitioner to switch earlier than the Allahabad Excessive Court with his plea.
The apex court docket acknowledged how can it streak a commonplace repeat for the overall nation.
A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian acknowledged it will end result in chaos and targeting of a command community.
“You is likely to be asking for a commonplace repeat after which if we enable this there will likely be chaos. Particular community will likely be targetted for spreading Covid. We affect now not prefer that. We as a court docket can now not threat the health of the overall folks,” the bench, which heard the subject through video conferencing, acknowledged.
The bench allowed the petitioner to withdraw the petition with the freedom to method the high court docket with restricted prayer of conserving procession in Lucknow.
The apex court docket used to be listening to a PIL used to be filed by Shia chief Syed Kalbe Jawad.