Cen­tre tells SC it is mulling pas­sive eu­thana­sia law

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE - Soibam Rocky Singh rocky.singh@hin­dus­tan­times.com

NEW DELHI: The Cen­tre told the SC on Fri­day that it was con­tem­plat­ing a law on pas­sive eu­thana­sia. Ad­di­tional so­lic­i­tor gen­eral PS Pat­walia told a five-judge con­sti­tu­tion bench headed by jus­tice Anil R Dave hear­ing pe­ti­tions seek­ing the le­gal­i­sa­tion of pas­sive eu­thana­sia that the Cen­tre was study­ing the SC ver­dict in Aruna Shan­baug’s case and the law com­mis­sion’s 241st re­port that favoured pas­sive eu­thana­sia with cer­tain safe­guards.

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