NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court docket on Wednesday agreed to listen to at 5pm the plea of Shiv Sena chief whip Sunil Prabhu difficult the Maharashtra governor’s path to the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities to take flooring take a look at within the meeting on Thursday.
A trip bench of Justices Surya Kant and JB Pardiwala took be aware of submissions of senior advocate AM Singhvi that an pressing listening to was wanted in view of the choice taken by governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari asking the MVA authorities to show majority at 11am on Thursday.
“We are going to hold at 5pm. Please be sure that paper books are equipped by 3pm to events involved,” the bench stated.
Singhvi stated the ground take a look at can not embody names that are “stigmatised”.
Earlier, the apex court docket on June 27 had saved in abeyance the disqualification proceedings towards insurgent Shiv Sena MLAs earlier than the deputy speaker of the state meeting until July 11, and in addition sought responses from the state authorities and others on their pleas questioning the legality of notices looking for their disqualification.