New Delhi,18/12: A bench consisting of CJI Sharad Arvind Bobde, justice BR Gavai, and Justice Surya Kant refuses to put stay on implementation of the Citizenship Amendment act. The next hearing of this case will be held on January 22. The Supreme Court also issued a notice to the center regarding the validity of the Citizenship act.
59 petitions are filed against the Citizenship Act which includes the petitions of Congress leader Jairam Ramesh, Tripura’s Pradyot Kishore Deb Barman. These petitions are filed at the backdrop of a massive protest against the Citizenship bill,