All kinds of people access courts, including persons with special needs. Any institution that seeks to be accessible to a diverse audience must be prepared to accommodate and make comfortable everyone, write Sumathi Chandrashekaran and Reshma Sekhar
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrived in Ahmedabad to appear before a court, in a defamation case filed against him by the Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman, Ajay Patel after Gandhi alleged that the bank was involved in a scam.
The Shillong Times editor and publisher were also imposed with a fine of Rs 2 lakh each in a contempt of court case related to an article published by the newspaper on perks and facilities for retired judges and their families.
During the February 1 hearing, Venugopal had in a sealed cover placed before the bench, headed by Justice Arun Mishra, the minutes of the meeting of the Selection Committee which was held last month for appointing the new CBI chief.