Yielding to Puducherry's current Lieutenant General Tamilisai Soundarajan's recommendation, the Union Cabinet has agreed to impose President's rule in the union territory. Tamilisai's proposal arrived following the back-to-back political developments in the UT, including the Congress-led government's collapse during a trust vote and CM V Narayanasamy's consequent resignation. Meanwhile, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has informed that the… read-more
Courtesy: News 18
The Supreme Court on February 8 rejected a petition asking imposition of President's rule in Uttar Pradesh. Reportedly, the plea filed by petitioner CR Jaya Sukin had alleged that crime against minorities and Dalits have increased amidst deteriorating law and order situation in the state. Demanding a valid proof on the allegations, the bench headed by CJI SA Bobde warned the petitioner of imposing fines if he argued further.
Courtesy: National Herald