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SC to hear all petitions on demonetisation today

The AG said Centre had filed a reply in apex court in compliance with the earlier order on the issue

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

Tripods of television crew stand in front of the Supreme Court building in New Delhi
Tripods of television crew stand in front of the Supreme Court building in New Delhi

The will hear all pleas, including the transfer petition filed by the Centre on the of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes on Friday.

The Centre had submitted an affidavit last week on the move in the Supreme Court, saying it is an attempt to unearth stashed over the last seven decades.

Attorney General said that the Centre had filed a reply in the in compliance with the top court's earlier order on the issue.

"We have filed the report starting from the initiation of SIT and all other issues which could be the affect of process," Rohtagi said.

The Centre in its affidavit told the apex court that is a step to reduce ratio of cash transactions, adding the objective is to unearth illegal parallel economy.

"Earlier, we constituted SIT to curb black money, amended Benami Act. The people might have to face some inconveniences. Re-calibration of ATMs is in full swing. Crores of fake currency notes have became useless. Funding of terror groups has been stopped," said the affidavit.

Attorney General Rohatgi had earlier filed a transfer petition before the seeking a stay on all pending pleas against demonetisation.

The had on November 18 refused to put a stay on hearings in various high courts and lower courts related to the of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes.

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SC to hear all petitions on demonetisation today

The AG said Centre had filed a reply in apex court in compliance with the earlier order on the issue

The AG said Centre had filed a reply in apex court in compliance with the earlier order on the issue
The will hear all pleas, including the transfer petition filed by the Centre on the of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes on Friday.

The Centre had submitted an affidavit last week on the move in the Supreme Court, saying it is an attempt to unearth stashed over the last seven decades.

Attorney General said that the Centre had filed a reply in the in compliance with the top court's earlier order on the issue.

"We have filed the report starting from the initiation of SIT and all other issues which could be the affect of process," Rohtagi said.

The Centre in its affidavit told the apex court that is a step to reduce ratio of cash transactions, adding the objective is to unearth illegal parallel economy.

"Earlier, we constituted SIT to curb black money, amended Benami Act. The people might have to face some inconveniences. Re-calibration of ATMs is in full swing. Crores of fake currency notes have became useless. Funding of terror groups has been stopped," said the affidavit.

Attorney General Rohatgi had earlier filed a transfer petition before the seeking a stay on all pending pleas against demonetisation.

The had on November 18 refused to put a stay on hearings in various high courts and lower courts related to the of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes.
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SC to hear all petitions on demonetisation today

The AG said Centre had filed a reply in apex court in compliance with the earlier order on the issue

The will hear all pleas, including the transfer petition filed by the Centre on the of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes on Friday.

The Centre had submitted an affidavit last week on the move in the Supreme Court, saying it is an attempt to unearth stashed over the last seven decades.

Attorney General said that the Centre had filed a reply in the in compliance with the top court's earlier order on the issue.

"We have filed the report starting from the initiation of SIT and all other issues which could be the affect of process," Rohtagi said.

The Centre in its affidavit told the apex court that is a step to reduce ratio of cash transactions, adding the objective is to unearth illegal parallel economy.

"Earlier, we constituted SIT to curb black money, amended Benami Act. The people might have to face some inconveniences. Re-calibration of ATMs is in full swing. Crores of fake currency notes have became useless. Funding of terror groups has been stopped," said the affidavit.

Attorney General Rohatgi had earlier filed a transfer petition before the seeking a stay on all pending pleas against demonetisation.

The had on November 18 refused to put a stay on hearings in various high courts and lower courts related to the of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes.

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