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Observer Desk

Posted on 31.01.18 by

ROHINGYA DEPORTATION CASE: DAY 3 ARGUMENTS

On 31.01.2018, the 3 Judge bench of the Supreme Court comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra, and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud,  continued hearing the Rohingya Deportation Case (Salimullah v UOI), which challenges the government’s policy to deport Rohingyas who have taken refuge in India due to a fear of persecution in Myanmar. In the previous hearing in October, the Court had… Read More

Observer Desk

Posted on 03.10.17 by

Rohingya Deportation Case – Day 2 Arguments

In the Rohingya Deportation case the bench comprising of the Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud, continued hearing the Writ Petition against the proposed deportation of Rohingya refugees.  The day commenced with Mr Tushar Mehta, Additional Solicitor General pointing out that the scope of judicial review and the justiciability of this Article 32 petition needed to… Read More

Observer Desk

Posted on 18.09.17 by

Rohingya Deportation Case – Day 1 Arguments

The bench comprising the Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A .M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud heard the Writ Petition against the proposed deportation of Rohingya refugees. As a response to writ petition, the Centre filed an affidavit supporting the deportation of Rohingya Muslims. The thrust of Centre’s affidavit is that deportation of illegal immigrants… Read More