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TMC’s Mahua Moitra strikes SC, says ordinances on ED, CBI chiefs’ tenure in opposition to court docket’s rulings | India Information

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TMC’s Mahua Moitra strikes SC, says ordinances on ED, CBI chiefs’ tenure in opposition to court docket’s rulings | India Information

KOLKATA: Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court docket in opposition to the ordinances that enable for extension of tenures of each CBI and Enforcement Directorate (ED) chiefs for as much as 5 years.
In her petition, Moitra argued that the central ordinances had been opposite to the SC’s personal judgments on this difficulty. Moitra tweeted: “My petition simply filed in Supreme Court docket difficult Union Ordinances on extension to CBI & ED Director tenures being opposite to SC personal judgments.” TMC has already moved on Monday statutory resolutions within the Rajya Sabha objecting to the ordinances and stated it is going to elevate the difficulty in Lok Sabha.
Sources stated Moitra argued that the SC had held that ED director’s tenure can’t be prolonged past his retirement besides in “uncommon and distinctive instances” and just for a “brief interval”. She stated the “one yr at a time” extensions can’t be construed as “brief”, given the overall tenure of ED and CBI administrators had been for 2 years.


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