Delhi riots, Farmers protests matters of grave national concern: Centre defends appointment of SPPs

An affidavit filed by Central government before Delhi High Court said that the Delhi LG made efforts to resolve differences with the Delhi government and powers under Article 239AA(4) were used only as a last resort.
Arvind Kejriwal, Anil Baijal and  Delhi HC
Arvind Kejriwal, Anil Baijal and Delhi HC

The Central government and the Delhi Lieutenant Governor (LG) have defended their appointment of Special Public Prosecutors (SPPs) to deal with Delhi riots and farmers’ protest cases, on the ground that these are highly sensitive cases and matters of grave national concern that have garnered lot of international attention [GNCTD v Lt. Governor Delhi].

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