Public Interest Litigation
The Present Scenario:
In the past, many people have tried to misuse the privilege of PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION and thus now the court generally require a detailed narration of facts and complaint, & then decide whether to issue notice and call the opposite party.
However as there is no statute laying down rules and regulations for a PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION Still the court can treat a letter as a PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION
However the letter should bring the true & clear facts, and if the matter is really an urgent one, the court can treat it is a PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION
But still it depends upon facts and circumstances, and court has the entire discretion.
Reliefs available by Public Interest Litigation
There are many kinds of remedies, which can be given in a PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION, to secure the public interest, at large. They are: