“We are not inclined to set up a monitoring committee to monitor the chit fund scam probe,” the bench said.
Four cops were injured in stone-pelting. As many as 26 trains were diverted and 12 others cancelled due to protests on tracks.
The Bahujan Samaj Party had told the Supreme Court in 2014 that the full expenditure on the statues was based on the budget passed by the Uttar Pradesh assembly.
Doubting the Bihar government’s intent in bringing the culprits to book for allegedly torturing and sexually abusing children in shelter homes, the SC had in November handed over the probe to CBI.
The court said it will initiate contempt proceedings against all CBI officials who were involved in transferring Sharma.
West Bengal CM Mamta Banerjee had launched a sit-in protest on February 4 against the CBI’s attempts to question Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the Saradha and Rose Valley chit fund scams.
Appearing for the Kerala government, advocate Jaideep Gupta made it clear that the government was opposing the review petitions as no grounds had been made out for review.
An affidavit mentioning the evidence against Kumar was said to have been prepared late Monday evening. It is to be submitted to the court Tuesday.
Describing the local body election in the valley as a “big achievement”, Shah said the Narendra Modi government at the Centre ensured the rights of sarpanchs and councillors and also allocated funds to them.