Considerable interest surrounds what might or might not happen regarding the challenges to the revocation of Article 370 in the highest court of the land.
The court has sought replies from ED on Chidambaram’s plea and directed that all the three matters should be listed on Monday.
The top court said it would hear on August 26 the pleas filed by Chidambaram challenging the high court’s August 20 order.
The Mumbai police on Wednesday issued prohibitory notices, asking party workers to refrain from unlawful assembly that would hamper law and order in the city.
The counsel said for centuries, people from across the country went on pilgrimage to Ayodhya to worship Ram Janmabhoomi and they continued to do so even after the disputed structure was built over the temple.
Arshdeep Khurana, lawyer of Chidambaram, stated that his client has come to know “through reports” that he has been asked to be present before the investigation officer in the INX media case.
Chidambaram’s son Karti has been alleged to have received kickbacks in exchange for him allowing the television company to receive foreign funds to the tune of Rs. 305 crore in 2007.
Thackeray has been asked to appear before the investigating officer of the case on August 22.