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The B&B Causelist #133: Cases we track today

The B&B Causelist #133: Cases we track today

Shruti Mahajan

A summary of important cases from the causelist of the Supreme Court of India, the Delhi High Court and the Madras High Court.

The causelist will be updated in the evening to reflect the developments in court today.


  • Malik Mazhar Sultan v. UP Public Service Commission

Item no. 1 in Court 1 – C.A. No. 1867/2006

Bench: CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Justices Deepak Gupta, Aniruddha Bose

This case concerns appointments to subordinate judiciary and adequacy of infrastructure and manpower in subordinate judiciary.

  • Janhit Abhiyan vs Union of India

Item 3 in Court No. 2 – WP (C) No. 55/2019

Bench: Justices SA Bobde, R Subhash Reddy and BR Gavai

This PIL challenges the Government’s decision to grant ten percent reservation to those in the General Category who belong to the economically weaker sections. A connected petition that challenges the implementation of this reservation in Medical Colleges in Maharashtra is being heard by the Vacation Bench.