NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its ruling on the validity of panchayat documents in the ongoing process to update the National Registrar of Citizens as it heard a set of 19 petitions relating to it.
A division bench of the country's top court comprising Justice Ranjan Gogoiand Justice F Nariman heared the petitions onthe validity and competency of the panchayat certificates as supportive documents to update NRC.
It further heard a few other petitions relating to NRC. But did not cleared any ruling. The court is expected to pass the judgment on Thursday.
The top court, further, is expected to hear the Centre's petition for extending the deadline to July 31,2018 instead of December 31,2018.
HANTIGIRI NARZARY, KOKRAJHAR: The people of Bangnamari in Chirang has a narrow escape from major tragedy when army defused two powerful grenades planted by the miscreants on Friday.
According to police, suspected NDFB-S militants planted the two-grenades in the area in the wee hours. But the grenades refused to explode. Army jawans later defused the grenades at a safe place in the morning.
Pawan Hans choppers would be missing in the sky of Arunachal Pradesh. That too more than one month after the Lungdong tragedy.The state cabinet on Friday finalized move to suspend the operation of Pawan Hans helicopter in the state till completion of inquiry into the recent incident.
The state government has already written to the home ministry to conduct a thorough inquiry into the incident to unearth the facts behind repeated accidents of Pawan Hans Helicopters in the state after from the Lungding tragedy where a Pawan Hans chopper carrying Tirap deputy commissioner Kamalesh Joshi crashlanded on the way to Khunsa. It took army more than one week to recover the bodies.
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