The Divided Bench: Lack of consultation prompts Justice KK Sonawane of Bombay HC to dissent with Senior Judge on same bench

Omkar Gokhale October 25 2019
Justice KK Sonawane

In an interesting development, Justice KK Sonawane of the Bombay High Court strongly dissented with a Senior Judge presiding over the same Division Bench while dealing with pleas alleging misappropriation of public funds in road repair works.

In doing so, Justice KK Sonawane passed a dissenting judgment on October 3, calling it an outcome of a "lack of consultation and coordination".

Justice Sonawane also noted that the judgment rendered in the same case by Justice TV Nalawade

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