A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi was urged by former Solicitor General and senior advocate Ranjit Kumar that there should be guidelines for dealing with PILs as usually some people or organisation move the court, representing the entire country and a sweeping order is passed.
The petitioner, Salek Chand Jain, has also urged the court to direct authorities to take steps to curb the drop out rate in government and corporation-run schools. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar is likely to hear the matter on July 11.
According to sources, AAP is likely to contest on 25 seats in Gujarat polls scheduled for December 9 and 14. The trailer of the 100-minute documentary, which has real-life characters essaying the roles, has been out in the social media.
The direction by a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar came on a PIL by an NGO which alleged that the Delhi Police was not complying with the Explosive Act and Rules while issuing licences for sale of fire crackers.
"It is unfortunate that our judges are not aware of the latest position of the law laid down by this court and therefore, they are actually doing injustice while doing justice to the common people of India, the plea said.
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): After the hearing of a public-interest litigation (PIL) against public sector organisation Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO), lawyer and activist Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday informed that the Supreme Court has directed the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to submit details of all the private companies who have more than Rs 500 crore in outstanding dues. The state-owned HUDCO is mandated with building affordable housing and carrying out urban development.