For the repeated failure to appear in front of defamation cases filed Delhi court imposed Rs 10,000 today as costs on NBA activist Medha Patkar by her and KVIC Chairman V K Saxena against each other.
Her counsel, conjointly submitted her written report, mentioning that she was unwell and unfit as she was on a nonviolence. However, Saxena’s counsel afore said, “She ne’er turns up. They (Patkar and her supporters) manage everything for TV bytes.” He sought-after dismissal of the case filed by her against the cloth and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) chief.
In addition to that the court also warned her on 26 June to be “careful in future” otherwise she may can face a non-bailable warrant issued against her for non-appearance. The court had in Gregorian calendar moth 2015 conjointly obligatory fine on Patkar for non-appearance, giving her “the last and final opportunity,” Patkar, had sought-after exemption from look on afore said she was attending a protest in Madhya Pradesh village and had not been ready to get a confirmed ticket to return to metropolis, to that the court and had absolutely incumbent upon her by her own created arrangements as it was necessary underneath the Code of Criminal Procedure.