SC stays Nainital HC order on President’s rule in Uttarakhand

Published by August 11, 2016 | 4:18 am

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday stayed till April 27 the order of Nainital High Court against the imposition of President’s rule in Uttarakhand.

The High Court order was given against the President’s rule on Thursday.

The decision has given a shock to the Congress party which was hoping to see Harish Rawat as the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand again soon in the light of the High Court order.

The Supreme Court has raised question mark over some of the High Court’s observations. The court has said that the Hight Court has no right to review the decisions of the President. The Supreme Court has also observed that the High Court order has provided relief not only to the beneficiaries but also to those who were indulged in alleged horse trading.


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