Our investigation on the recusal of cases in the Supreme Court shows that the judges who do so are extremely mindful of any remote association which they might have had with one of the litigants in a case before them, in the capacity of a judge or a counsel.
Chief Justice of India JS Khehar recused from hearing civil SLP (7202/2017), filed by University Grants Commission against Punjab University, arising out of a judgment delivered by the Punjab and Haryana High Court in January this year . . .
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