Judges recuse from hearing Jamia students` case
New Delhi: A Delhi High Court bench on Wednesday recused itself from hearing a petition of a former Jamia Millia Islamia student for quashing a 2006 decision of the university to ban elections to the student union.
The petition, filed by Ikrar Khan, says the decision to ban the students` union elections of the university from March 2006 was unreasonable.
Khan has alleged that the authorities had continued to collect a fee of Rs 50 per student without any union elections being held in the last few years.
The petition says that Jamia authorities in 2006 dissolved the elected student union without giving any reason.
A bench of acting Chief Justice AK Sikri and Justice Rajiv Shah Endlaw recused itself from hearing the plea. The matter will come up for hearing before another bench January 9, 2012.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Modi govt turns down IAF's request for more foreign fighter planes, pushes for Made-in-India Tejas
- Navjot Singh Sidhu diagnosed with DVT: Know about this life threatening disease!
- Latest condition of Navjot Singh Sidhu: Sherry Paaji making steady recovery!
- Unbelievable! Crops destroyed for Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's rally in Karnataka
- Rahul Gandhi takes potshot at PM Narendra Modi's fashion sense - Watch