Peace and Harmony Committee cannot summon Facebook, field fully occupied by Parliament: Central government to Supreme Court

"Just imagine if all the 28 assemblies contemplate issues regarding defence of the nation. Can they summon witnesses for the same. It would be a colourable exercise of power," Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said.
Ajit Mohan, Supreme Court, Solicitor-General Tushar Mehta
Ajit Mohan, Supreme Court, Solicitor-General Tushar Mehta

The Central Government told the Supreme Court on Wednesday that it is important for Legislative assembly committees to remain within their constitutionally permissible limits and not enter into the domain of Parliament.

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