Sikkim Chief Justice PD Dinakaran, facing impeachment proceedings for alleged
misconduct, sought recusal of senior advocate PP Rao from the three-member Rajya Sabha appointed inquiry panel on
the ground that he was biased.
Justice Paul Daniel Dinakaran, facing impeachment proceedings in the Rajya Sabha, sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Sikkim High Court after
his transfer to the Himalayan state following allegations of corruption.
The attempt by some advocates of AAB to garner support for controversial Karnataka Chief Justice PD Dinakaran, whose tranfer to Sikkim High Court has been recommended by Supreme Court collegium, evoked a poor response on Friday.
Law Minister M Veerappa Moily and CJI K G Balakrishnan on Sunday refused to comment on the reported findings of the Survey of India that family of Karnataka High Court Chief Justice P D Dinakaran had
grabbed land in Tamil Nadu.
Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court PD Dinakaran, whose proposed elevation as the judge of the Supreme Court has been on hold, has questioned the motive behind campaign against him and said he will come out with "clean hands".