A PIL was filed with Delhi high court seeking a centralized website for college admission and government jobs to be used so that it becomes easy for all students to gain information all from one place.
Pil asked to make compulsory for all, universities/central and state government departments/central and state PSUs to list their admissions/recruitment notifications on these websites. These centralized websites should allow an aspirant to create their ‘Login ID and password’, to upload educational documents, certificates, photographs, signatures and other documents for all current or future applications. These Login accounts may also be linked with the aspirants’ Aadhaar card details.
What is PIL?
Public interest litigation, or PIL, is defined as the use of litigation, or legal action, which seeks to advance the cause of minority or disadvantaged groups or individuals, or which raises issues of broad public concern. It is a way of using the law strategically to effect social change.
Issues Raised In PIL: