New Delhi: For the first time in the history of the Supreme Court, hearings and judgments will be telecasted live. About 20 cases hearing and judgment will be telecasted live.
Live streaming will start at 10.30 am through webcast portal of National Informatics Centre.
The order on the election freebies case has been adjourned till today and the verdict will be delivered live today.
Today is the last day of the tenure of NV Ramana, the 48th judge of the Supreme Court. Yesterday, the day before his retirement, he investigated 4 cases namely PM security breach, Bilgis Banu case, Pegasus case and freebies case. In which the verdict is given today in the case related to freebies.
While various political parties, including DMK, are looking forward to this, it is said that there is a high chance that this case will be transferred to another session and ordered. It is said that the petition may be transferred to a different session as the petition has sought reconsideration of the judgment given by the Supreme Court in a similar case in 2013.
Earlier the Supreme Court had made some observations in this case. In that, why should not all political parties hold a consultative meeting regarding freebies? It is noteworthy that if the political parties do not reach a consensus that the economy will be affected by the election promise freebies, nothing can be done about it.