SC fixes May 27 and 28 as hearing dates for writs against HoR dissolution « Khabarhub
Sunday, June 23rd, 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

Home Minister Lamichhane helped fraud-accused GB Rai escape: Bishwo Prakash Sharma

KATHMANDU: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has raised

CIAA to file corruption case against Chief Secretary Aryal

KATHMANDU: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA)

Construction hiatus takes toll on Chabahil-Kalanki road (Photos)

KATHMANDU: The Chabahil-Kalanki road section in Kathmandu is suffering due

Supreme Court to hear case against Koshi government today

KATHMANDU: Today, the Supreme Court is scheduled to hear a

Gold price down by Rs 2,700 per tola today

KATHMANDU: The price of gold decreased by Rs 2,700 per