Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal (File photo)
NEW DELHI: The AAP authorities is very likely to have a decision next week on the suggestion of Delhi Police to punish six senior assistants for arguing its behalf in cases associated with the riots and the anti-CAA protests in town, sources said on Thursday.
They stated the Delhi Cabinet will on Tuesday maintain a meeting in which the matter is predicted to develop.
Lt Governor Anil Baijal along with the AAP authorities are secured in another form of confrontation within the appointment of public prosecutors in cases linked to the Delhi riots and the anti-CAA protests.
On July 17, Baijal had written to chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, requesting him to pick in seven times to the Delhi Police’s proposal to recycle six senior assistants, such as Tushar Mehta and Aman Lekhi, special public prosecutors at the high court and the Supreme Court at 85 instances linked to the communal violence in northeast Delhi along with also the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protests.
Baijal, in his correspondence to Kejriwal, had stated that deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia didn’t consent to the Delhi Police’s proposition regardless of the force offering a thorough justification for this.
“The Delhi Cabinet will hold its meeting on Tuesday and then have a decision regarding the police’s attorney panel,” a source said.
sources stated if the Delhi Cabinet doesn’t concur with the Delhi Police’s petition, the LG is going to get an choice to invoke his unique powers under the terms of Article 239AA(4) of this Constitution.
weekly, the judgment Aam Aadmi Party had stated it’s a”strong objection to the continuous intervention” of the LG from the appointment of particular public prosecutors for instances pertaining to this Delhi riots and the anti-CAA protests, hinting that the prosecutors must be”separate” to guarantee a fair and free trial.
Reacting to the AAP, the LG office had issued a statement, stating successful prosecution in cases relating to the riots and the anti-CAA protests is the demand of the hour.
The LG office had stated these cases involved a massive scale communal violence and took careful handling in light of the gravity and profound effect on the society.
“We are dedicated to make certain that the guilty from the riot cases are granted the strictest punishment according to law,” that the LG office had stated.