Governor must act on Bills passed by State legislature: Supreme Court on Punjab Governor's inaction

The Court was hearing a plea by the State of Punjab challenging the delay by Governor Banwarilal Purohit in giving assent to the bills passed by the State assemblies or proposed to be tabled by them.
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann, Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Supreme court
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann, Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Supreme court

The Supreme Court on Monday expressed concern over Governors of various states refraining from acting on bills passed by their respective State Assemblies and waiting for Supreme Court intervention before granting assent to such bills.

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