Getting more judges is not the panacea of all evils: Supreme Court junks Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay plea to double number of judges

CJI Chandrachud opined that such PIL petitions deserved to be dismissed with costs, as they were not genuine and took up public time.
 Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay
Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to entertain a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by BJP leader and Advocate Ashwini Upadhyay seeking directions to double the number of judges in High Courts and district courts.

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