Four seniormost judges had said that there were certain issues afflicting India’s Supreme Court and warned that they could destroy Indian democracy. Photo: MintNew Delhi: The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Saturday passed a resolution saying the differences of four seniormost judges with chief justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra should be considered by the full bench of the apex court. Expressing “grave concern” over the differences between the senior judges and the CJI, SCBA president and senior advocate Vikas Singh said that all PILs should be looked into either by the CJI or senior judges who form part of the apex court collegium. Singh said that at the emergency executive meeting, grave concern was expressed over the differences between the four judges and the CJI. The judges had said that there were certain issues afflicting the country’s highest court and warned that they could destroy Indian democracy.
Source: Mint January 13, 2018 14:26 UTC