DL-HC-IAF - IAF faces HC ire for confining corporal to psychiatric ward for alcohol dependency
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
New Delhi, Jul 12 (PTI) The Indian Air Force (IAF) faced the ire of the Delhi High Court today for confining one of its non-commissioned officers, a corporal, to a psychiatric ward for over two months, because he was an alcoholic and suffered from mental disorders.
A bench of justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel questioned the rationale behind the IAF's decision, asking how it determined on a daily basis that the corporal still "craved for alcohol".
The court also said the newly-enacted Mental H ...