Lawstreet Journal

Supreme Court continues hearing the matter of reservation in Maharashtra local bodies election

Lawstreet Journal 19 Jan 2022 8:38pm

Image courtesy: Lawstreet Journal Judiciary Supreme Court continues hearing the matter of reservation in  Maharashtra local bodies election

The SupremeCourt continues hearing the matter of reservation in  Maharashtra local bodies election.

Maharashtra govt had urged the SC to recall order renotifying 27% OBC seats as those of general category.

Sr Adv Vikas Singh: Your lordship's first judgment was 4/3/21. The point here was that the statute had provided for reservation so like the constitution bench judgment in K Krishnamurthy, you read down the statute saying it's only enabling

Singh: The question arose why provide reservation on backwardness when we are numerically large. Your lordship held that it is for service purpose.

SC: Your HC writ petition was for what relief?

Singh: Same thing.

SC: Was it withdrawn then?

Singh: Let me check.

Singh: Everything is transferred here (from Bom HC).

SC: Where is the prayer?

Singh: I don't have that paperbook. In the SLP writ petition starts at 84. Prayer is at 108.

SC:Let us see what is the prayer.

Continue Reading...

Tagged: Maharashtra Government   Election Commission of India  
Disclaimer: SoOLEGAL in Media collaboration with Lawstreet Journal. SoOLEGAL take no responsbility for the content provided by Lawstreet Journal. For any discrepancies Contact Lawstreet Journal.
Did you find this write up useful? YES 0 NO 0

C2RMTo Know More

Something Awesome Is In The Work









Sign-up and we will notify you of our launch.
We’ll also give some discount for your effort :)

* We won’t use your email for spam, just to notify you of our launch.

SAARTHTo Know More

Launching Soon : SAARTH, your complete client, case, practise & document management SAAS application with direct client chat feature.

If you want to know more give us a Call at :+91 98109 29455 or Mail