Jammu & Kashmir High Court refuses to entertain plea challenging reorganization of State, lockdown

Shruti Mahajan September 11 2019

The Jammu & Kashmir High Court today refused to entertain a plea challenging the bifurcation of the erstwhile State of Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories as well as the imposition of curfew and blockade on media and communications in the State.

While disposing of the petition filed by Professor Abdul Gani Bhat, a Single-Judge Bench of Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey noted that the Supreme Court was already seized of the matter and all of the prayers prayed for in the petition. On account of . . .

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