SC fixes May 27 and 28 as hearing dates for writs against HoR dissolution « Khabarhub
Sunday, July 14th, 2024

SC fixes May 27 and 28 as hearing dates for writs against HoR dissolution

25 May 2021  

Time taken to read : 2 Minute

  • A
  • A
  • A

KATHMANDU: The Supreme Court (SC) has fixed  May 27 and May 28 as the dates for hearing of writ petitions against dissolution of House of Representatives (HoR).

As many as 30 writ petitions have been filed at the SC against the HoR dissolution. Of them, 19 writ petitions have sought interim order and hearing in the ordinary session and 11 sought hearing in the Constitutional bench.

According to the SC, hearings on 19 writs in ordinary session will be held on Thursday, May 27, and hearing of the remaining 11 writs in Constitutional bench will be held on Friday, May 28.

After President Bidya Devi Bhandari ruled that there was no basis for the appointment of the Prime Minister as per Article 76 (5), the parliament was dissolved Friday night by the President on the recommendation of the Council of Ministers and the date of the election was fixed on November 12 and 19.

Stating that the dissolution of the parliament is unconstitutional, as many as 146 lawmakers Monday filed a writ petition at the apex court demanding the appointment of Sher Bahadur Deuba as the prime minister as per Article 76 (5) of the Constitution.

Publish Date : 25 May 2021 17:50 PM

Simaltal Landslide Update: Five bodies recovered, three identified

CHITWAN: The bodies of five passengers who went missing along

Analysis: Road to the UEFA EURO 2024 final

UEFA’s team of technical observers in Germany analyse the key

Simaltal landslide update: Three dead bodies identified

BHARATPUR: The identities of all three bodies found in the

FBI leads investigation into Trump assassination attempt at campaign rally

WASHINGTON: Former U.S. President Donald Trump said late Saturday that

Search for missing buses and passengers in Trishuli river continues into third day

KATHMANDU: The search for two passenger buses swept away into