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Right to Privacy: Government backs SC judgment but said opposite in court

The court said Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta had listed “innumerable statutes which protect the right of privacy wherever necessary and urged that it is neither necessary nor appropriate to recognise privacy as a fundamental right”.“This argument cannot be accepted any more in the context of a fundamental right to privacy than in the context of any other fundamental right,” said the court.