Senior advocate BV Acharya
Senior advocate BV Acharya|File photo

Watch: "Judiciary Must Not Interfere," Says BV Acharya

In times of pandemic, the courts must support the Executive instead of frittering away the time of officers, says the senior lawyer

Sandhya Ravishankar

Sandhya Ravishankar

In a searing interview, senior lawyer and former Advocate General for Karnataka, BV Acharya spoke exclusively to The Lede about the role of the judiciary in times of COVID-19.

Stating that PILs must not be entertained by the courts at this time, he said all courts must exercise caution and ensure they do not "encroach" upon the Executive's powers.

Watch the entire interview here.

The Lede