New Delhi, Aug 3: The Centre has told the Supreme Court that reservation was given to the SC/ST community to right a wrong they suffered for more than 1,000 years. Atrocities on them continue, even today, Attorney General, K K Venugopal representing the Centre said.
The government on Tuesday decided to withdraw Hajj subsidy to pilgrims. It may be recalled that the Supreme Court had in 2012 directed that subsidy on air travel should be phased out in ten years.
In page 1,549 of the order the Special CBI court judge said, ” a huge scam was seen by everyone where there was none.”
After Jayalalithaa passed away, a demand that her party members made was to confer her with the Bharat Ratna. However with the order of the Supreme Court in the disproportionate assets case, the big question is whether she can be conferred with the Bharat Ratna or not.