Challenge to Article 35A: SC to decide on reference to Constitution Bench

Murali Krishnan August 6 2018

A three-judge Bench of the Supreme Court will hear preliminary arguments on whether the challenge to Article 35A should be referred to a Constitution Bench.

A Bench of Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar adjourned the batch of five cases today, after the State of Jammu & Kashmir circulated a letter praying that the matter be adjourned on account of Panchayat and Municipal elections in the state.

Justice DY Chandrachud was not . . .

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