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Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay

SC dismisses plea seeking withdrawal of Inner Line Permit in Nagaland

PIL sought direction to take steps for protection of life and liberty, properties, other fundamental rights of non-Nagas living in Dimapur.

02 Jul 2019 4:19 PM

SC to hear plea to bar candidates from contesting from more than one seat

The matter was mentioned for early listing of the plea before a bench of Justices S A Bobde, M M Shantanagoudar and S Abdul Nazeer.

27 Mar 2019 7:50 PM

Fresh petition in SC to declare Article 370 invalid

BJP leader A.K. Upadhyay has moved the top court for a direction to declare that Art. 370 is illegal.

22 Sep 2018 1:34 AM

People facing trial for serious offences be barred from contesting in polls: EC to SC

The matter is listed for hearing on Monday before a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra.

11 Feb 2018 7:13 PM

Clarify stand on barring convicted politicians: SC to ECI

When SC asked ECI to clarify its stand, its lawyer said that it is supporting the cause to the extent of decriminalisation of politics.

13 Jul 2017 10:43 AM


Barring criminals from polls: Govt to file report by April 18

The law needs to evolve to pose an effective deterrence, and to prevent subversion of the process of justice.

25 Mar 2017 1:43 AM