SC reserves judgement in CVC appointment challenge by Common Cause

Chandan Goswami September 7 2017

The Supreme Court today reserved its judgement in a petition challenging the appointment of Chief Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) KV Chowdary and Vigilance Commissioner (VC) TM Bhasin.

The matter came up for hearing before the Bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Mohan M Shantanagoudar.

The petition filed by NGO Common Cause contends that the appointment of the CVC and the VC was arbitrary and violative of the principle of institutional integrity. Appearing for the NGO, Prashant Bhushan . . .

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