Citing extreme scenario and sufferings the world over” as a result of coronavirus illness outbreak, Supreme Courtroom decide Justice Arun Mishra on Sunday declined farewell invites of bar our bodies. Justice Mishra, who superannuates on September 2, is part of benches announcing key judgements in instances together with verdict of punishment to activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan in a contempt case and timelines for cost of AGR dues by telcos.
Supreme Courtroom decide Justice Arun Mishra turns down Supreme Courtroom Bar Affiliation invite for a farewell operate to be organised forward of his retirement on Sept 2.
Justice Mishra says, my conscience does not allow me to take part any farewell operate, as a consequence of COVID-19 pandemic. pic.twitter.com/mPhVp5lZzg
— ANI (@ANI) August 30, 2020
“I’m grateful to your type invitation inviting me within the farewell operate… I’ve at all times thought of the bar because the mom of the judiciary, and it will have been a terrific pleasure to attend mentioned operate,” Justice Mishra wrote within the letter.
Declining the requests made by bar our bodies, Justice Mishra mentioned, “Nonetheless, making an allowance for the extreme scenario and sufferings the world over on account of the Covid-19 pandemic, my conscience doesn’t allow me to take part in any farewell operate.”