Should Government process Collegium recommendations within a particular time frame? Supreme Court keeps question open

Murali Krishnan November 13 2019
Supreme Court Collegium

Should there be a time frame within which the Central government should decide on Collegium recommendations?

The Supreme Court today kept this question open while disposing of the petition relating to the appointment of Justice Akil Kureshi as High Court Chief Justice.

A Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and JusticeĀ SA Bobde noted today that the Central government has notified the appointment of Justice Akil Kureshi as Chief Justice of Tripura High Court.

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