Apex court grants interim relief to Amar Singh, Jaya Prada

The Supreme Court on Monday granted interim relief to former Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh and actor-turned politician Jaya Prada from being expelled as MPs even if they defy their party’s whip in the house. The apex court bench of Justice Altamas Kabir and Justice Cyriac Joseph granted the relief while referring their matter […]

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Jaya Prada, Amar Singh’s plea on anti-defection law adjourned

The Supreme Court Monday adjourned hearing on a petition by senior star-cum-politician Jaya Prada and Amar Singh challenging the provisions of the anti-defection law that binds even a person expelled from a political party to follow its whip in the legislature. The court asked senior counsel Hari Salve appearing for Jaya Prada to serve the […]

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