Section 144 in Sabarimala: HC seeks explanation
KochI: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday sought explanation from the state government over imposing prohibitory orders at Sabarimala. The HC was considering petitions filed against enforcing Section 144 and restrictions on pilgrims in Sabarimala.
The HC has sought clarification from the government on who all will come under provisions of section 144. The HC also asked the government how it would distinguish between pilgrims and protestors coming to the hill shrine.
In reply, the state government told the court that it would file an affidavit. The government assured that the advocate general will be present in the court to explain on the matter by noon. The HC agreed to the submission.