Supreme Court says CJI office under RTI
Updated : November 13, 2019 08:12 PM IST
The apex court has passed three judgments — one by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Sanjiv Khanna and Deepak Gupta, and two separate concurring judgments by Justices N V Ramana and D Y Chandrachud.
The court said: "Transparency and accountability go hand-in-hand, and the Chief Justice office comes under RTI regime."
Justice Khanna observed, "transparency only strengthens judicial independence".
Published : November 13, 2019 02:42 PM IST