“Favouritism and nepotism rules the order of the day” Petition in Delhi HC against appointment of Sr Standing Counsel

The Delhi High Court today refused to intervene in a┬ápetition challenging┬áthe appointment of NCT’s standing counsel Rahul Mehra as the “Senior Standing Counsel” for the state government.

The petition filed by Advocate Chetan Dutt challenges the notification issued by Deputy Secretary, Department of Law, Justice and Legislative Affairs, which introduced the post of ‘Senior Standi