NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 
« Back

Prez, Guv not answerable to any court: BJP's lawyer Rohatgi

Write a comment

May 17, 2018 04:17

Attorney General K K venugopal, appearing for the Centre, argues, "This petition should not have been filed. The Congress and JD-S should have waited for the floor test to be conducted."

While BJP's lawyer Mukul Rohatgi demands, "Please dismiss this petition. They want an injunction to stop discharging function of one of the highest constitutional functionary. Larger questions is that can it be stalled?"

"The governor's job to invite to oath. The President and Governor are not answerable to any court. The court should not stop a constitutional functionary in functioning of his official duties," says Rohatgi.  -- ANI

Stars spotted!  What's this?

Is this Rajkummar's look in Made in China?
Reader Bikash Kumar Jain sends us a picture...

More stars spotted

Met a celebrity?
Email us photos & videos