The Supreme Court on Friday referred the question of whether religious functions can be held in government-owned and public places, to a larger Bench.
A Bench of Justices Rohinton Nariman and Indu Malhotra was hearing a petition filed by an organisation by the name of Jyoti Jagran Mandal, when this question was raised. The petitioner was represented by Advocates Fuzail Ayyubi and Isha Bhardwaj.
The petitioner organisation had organised a ‘Mata ki Chowki . . .
With a premium account you get:
- One year of unrestrcited access to previous interviews, columns and articles
- One year access to all archival material
- Access to all Bar & Bench reports