Bench directed the Election Fee to not go any orders on Shinde faction’s plea that or not it’s thought-about the actual Shiv Sena
New Delhi: The Supreme Court docket on Tuesday referred to a five-judge bench the petitions filed by the Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde elevating a number of constitutional questions associated to defection, merger and disqualification.
A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana ordered the itemizing of petitions earlier than the structure bench on Thursday and directed the Election Fee to not go any orders on Shinde faction’s plea that or not it’s thought-about the actual Shiv Sena and granted the social gathering’s ballot image.
“Record the matter earlier than the structure bench the day after tomorrow and the bench will determine in regards to the image associated to the Election Fee continuing firstly,” the bench additionally comprising Justices Krishna Murari and Hima Kohli stated.
The bench was listening to pending circumstances associated to the latest political disaster in Maharashtra that led to the autumn of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities within the state.