Jharkhand Advocate General claims he overheard petitioner's counsel saying case will be "allowed 200%"; seeks recusal of judge

The judge, Justice Sanjay Kumar Dwivedi took exception to the request and proceeded to record the same in his order.
Jharkhand High Court
Jharkhand High Court

Jharkhand Advocate General (AG) Rajiv Ranjan raised a request for recusal of Justice Sanjay Kumar Dwivedi from a case on the ground that the AG overheard the petitioner's counsel saying after one of the hearings that the matter will be allowed in favour of the petitioner.

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