Justice S Muralidhar stated on Thursday that info was given on February 17 about his switch. So there’s a downside. Please inform that S. Muralidhar was transferred to Punjab-Haryana through the listening to on the violence in North-East Delhi final month. After which many questions have been raised. The controversy erupted following the notification issued by the Center on the night time of 26 February by Justice S Muralidhar. On the identical day, a bench headed by him had reprimanded the Delhi Police for submitting provocative speeches, ordering an FIR in opposition to three Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.
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The order was given by the court docket after listening to the petition filed within the court docket after the violence on February 24-25.
Information was given
In a farewell ceremony held on the Delhi High Court, he stated, "On February 17, the Chief Justice of India SA Bobde was informed about the recommendation made by the collegium for his transfer to the Punjab and Haryana High Court." After which he accepted the data and stated that he had no downside with the switch from Delhi High Court to Punjab and Haryana High Court.
Recommendation was made on 12 February
The Supreme Court Collegium in its assembly on February 12 advisable Justice Muralidhar to seem earlier than the Delhi High Court within the Punjab and Haryana High Court.
Bar Association opposed the choice
The Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHCBA) final week condemned the advice and unanimously handed a decision in opposition to it. The Bar Association had expressed shock and disappointment over the switch of probably the greatest judges by the Supreme Court collegium. Condemning his switch, the bar affiliation had stated, "Such transfers are not only detrimental to our great institution, but also to erode and erode the faith of the common people in the justice delivery system."
The Delhi High Court Bar Association had additionally requested to rethink the difficulty and withdraw the transfer to switch Muralidhar.