Articles, Ex-gratia

The Judicial Practice of Awarding Ex-gratia Reliefs: An Analysis

-By Vaayu Goyal* and Kunal Saini** Introduction Under the Indian criminal justice delivery system, a victim of a groundless arrest is denied the right to be adequately compensated for the mental agony, stress, and deprivation of personal liberty. In order to remedy this mischief and cater the lacuna, the Indian judiciary has adopted the Ex-gratia… Continue reading The Judicial Practice of Awarding Ex-gratia Reliefs: An Analysis