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SC to hear plea challenging WB's decision to grant funds for Durga Puja celebrations

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The Thursday agreed to hear tomorrow an appeal challenging the government's decision to grant Rs 10,000 each to puja committees in the state for Puja celebrations.

A bench headed by was apprised that on Wednesday the had refused to interfere with the Mamata Banerjee government's decision to grant money to Puja committees in the state.

The bench also comprising Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph was told by Saurav Dutta, who had filed an appeal against the high court's decision, that the decision of the was against the established principle of law and sought an urgent hearing on his plea.

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First Published: Thu, October 11 2018. 11:25 IST