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Arvind Kejriwal to meet Rajnath Singh today

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

will meet today evening to discuss the situation arising out of the Supreme Court's July 4 verdict on the power tussle between the former's government and the Centre.

The meeting will take place at the home minister's residence at 4 pm, a said.

Kejriwal had sought an appointment with Singh last week to request him to implement the top court's verdict that laid down broad parameters for governance in

The verdict that restricted the jurisdiction of of to matters of land, police and public order has been used by the to claim control over services matters including transfer and posting of officers of

Hours after the Supreme Court's landmark judgement last week, the introduced a new system for transfer and postings of bureaucrats, making the the approving authority.

However, the services department refused to comply, saying the did not abolish the notification issued in 2015 which made the the authority for transfers and postings.

Earlier, Kejriwal had said that it is very "dangerous" that the central government is advising the not to follow the apex court's order.

In a statement, the denied the charges.

The Centre and the have said that status quo needs to be maintained since the services control matter is pending before the regular bench of the

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, July 11 2018. 16:15 IST
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