Supreme Court bench comprising Justices L Nageswara Rao and B R Gavai, heard the case related to the demolition drive in Jahangirpuri at 11 am today. “The Court said that they will take serious view on the fact that the court order was not followed and demolition continued yesterday.
As many as seventy-six lawyers, including a retired High Court judge, have written to the Chief Justice of India Justice N.V. Ramana demanding suo motu action against those who allegedly gave hate speeches against Muslims in Haridwar and in Delhi in the events between December 17 to 19.
Dushyant Dave resigned as the president of the SCBA citing that he had forfeited the right to continue as the leader of the SCBA. He said further continuation in office as SCBA president in these circumstances will be morally wrong.
A petition has been filed before the Supreme Court seeking withdrawal of Senior Advocate Dushyant Dave’s Senior designation for his arguments while defending Senior Advocate Prashant Bhushan in a contempt case against him.