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The B&B Causelist #55: Cases we track today

The B&B Causelist #55: Cases we track today

Shruti Mahajan

A summary of important cases from the causelist of the Supreme Court of India, the Delhi High Court and the Madras High Court.

The causelist will be updated in the evening to reflect the developments in court today.


  • Gaurav Bhatia vs the State of West Bengal

Item no 4 in Court 2 – W.P.(Crl.) No. 185/2018

Bench: Justices AK Sikri, S Abdul Nazeer, and MR Shah

This is a PIL seeking CBI probe into the death of three BJP workers in the State of West Bengal.

Today in Court: The case did not come up for hearing


  • Satendra Singh vs UOI & Ors

Item no 18 in Court 1-  W.P.(C) 1788/2019 

Bench- Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V Kameswar Rao

The case pertains to a challenge to an MCI notification declaring aspirants having benchmark disabilities of more than 80% as ineligible for admission to undergraduate medical education programmes.

Today in Court: The Bench did not assemble.


  • S Kannan & Ors Deputy Superintendent of Police

Item no 169 in Court 46 – CRL OP 3761/2019

Bench – Justice Anand Venkatesh

The batch of petitions challenge the charges framed by a Special CBI Court in the BSNL Telephone Exchange scam case. Among others, former Union Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother, media mogul Kalanithi Maran have approached the High Court in the matter.