Is Jammu & Kashmir High Court accessible to litigants? Will speak to Chief Justice personally, CJI Ranjan Gogoi

Murali Krishnan September 16 2019
Ranjan Gogoi

The Supreme Court today sought a response from Chief Justice of the Jammu & Kashmir High Court Gita Mittal on whether litigants are able to access the High Court following the restrictions imposed in the region.

This unexpected order was passed by a Bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi while hearing a petition on the condition of children in Jammu & Kashmir.

When CJI Gogoi queried counsel for the petitioner on the reasons for not moving . . .

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