Justice Muralidhar, the judge who sentenced Sajjan Kumar to life in Sikh riots case

justice-muralidhar-2New Delhi, Feb 27: The transfer of Justice Muralidhar S has stirred up a controversy. The Congress accused the government of transferring the Delhi High Court to the Punjab and Haryana High Court for his directive on the inaction of the police in the northeast Delhi violence.

While the Congress feels that the transfer comes due to the latest directive the fact is that his transfer notification came 14 days after the Supreme Court Collegium recommended his transfer. Along with Justice Muralidhar, Justices R K Malimath and Ranjit More were also recommended for a transfer by the Collegium.

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