All Constitutional authorities must exercise jurisdiction within Lakshman Rekha: Rajasthan Speaker moves Supreme Court against Raj HC order

Rajasthan Assembly Speaker CP Joshi has assailed the order passed by Rajasthan High Court restraining the Speaker from proceeding against Sachin Pilot and other MLAs on the grounds of being in the teeth of Xth Schedule.
All Constitutional authorities must exercise jurisdiction within Lakshman Rekha: Rajasthan Speaker moves Supreme Court against Raj HC order
CP Joshi with Supreme Court

The Speaker of the Rajasthan Assembly, CP Joshi, has moved the Supreme Court against the order passed by the Rajasthan High Court in the case concerning disqualification notice served on Sachin Pilot and 18 other MLAs.

The High Court, in its order had effectively restrained the Speaker from proceeding against Pilot and other MLAs and this "direction" of the High Court is in teeth of the Tenth Schedule and legal principle laid down in the Kihoto Hollohan case, Joshi's plea has contended.

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