General Awareness Questions
Q. The concept of Public Interest Litigation originated in?
c. United States
Public Interest Litigation was originated in the United States in 1980s.
Public Interest Litigation is directly filed by an individual or group of people in the Supreme Court of India and High Courts and judicial member. This petition is accepted by the court only if there is the interest of the large public involved. Generally, this petition is filed by a public-spirited person or organization, if it was felt that certain interests are