New Delhi, Feb 10 (GCCurrentAffairs) The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre and Delhi government on the petitions seeking clearance of Shaheen Bagh, Kalindi Kunj road where anti-CAA protests have been going on for over 55 days, saying it would hear the matter on February 17.
“We will hear the matter again on February 17,” the Apex Court bench, headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and also comprising Justice K M Joseph said today.
The Court said ” if you want to protest there can be some area where you protest. You cannot block a public road. ”
”Can you block a public area? There must be defined areas of protest,” the Apex Court observed during the course of the hearing.
The Court also refused to pass orders to remove protesters in the petition.
”If it’s lasted for 58 days you can wait one more week,” the Top Court said and refused to pass any interim order