Judge elevations can't be blocked because Collegium does not accept a name Centre wants: Supreme Court

The Court also slammed the Central government for a "pick and choose" approach in the appointment of judges, observing that it was disturbing the seniority among judges.
Supreme Court of India
Supreme Court of India

The Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that the Central government cannot block the appointment of judges just because names cleared by it were not approved by the Collegium. [The Advocates Association Bengaluru v. Barun Mitra & Anr].

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