When cognizance of the charges against them was taken. Buta Singh and N. M. Ravanna (accused Nos. 7 and 9) were not public servants. The question of santion for their prosecution, does not, therefore, arise and the trial on all charges against them must proceed.
Debates during the Constitution First Amendment Bill regarding amendment of Article 85 and Article 174
35. The original Articles 85 and 174 as they stood prior to first Constitution Amendment and after the Amendment read as follows : Article Original Articles in the Constitution As amended by […]
It is evident that inherent powers can be exercised only to prevent the abuse of the process of the court and to secure the ends of justice. However, powers can be used […]
The High Court can always issue appropriate direction in exercise of its power under Article 226 of the Constitution at the behest of an aggrieved person, if the court is convinced that […]