Do the rich and powerful think that they can remote control us, asks SC

Court forms one-man committee of Justice A K Pattnaik to probe affidavit details, asks CBI, IB, Delhi Police commissioner to help

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A general view of the Supreme Court. Photo: Aashish Aryan

Expressing deep anguish over the way the Supreme Court had been treated over the past 3-4 years, a three-judge bench of the apex court, which is looking into allegations larger conspiracy against the Chief Justice of India Justice Ranjan Gogoi’s office, on Thursday observed that “rich and powerful people of the country had been trying to run the Supreme Court”, adding that by doing so, they were "playing with fire". “The way this institution is treated in last few years we must say that we will not survive if this will happen. Do the rich and ...