Opposition parties decide to submit notice for impeachment proceedings against CJI.
Congress and other opposition parties, on Friday, decided to submit a notice for impeachment proceedings against Dipak Mishra, chief justice of India, said sources.
The parties led by Ghulam Nabi Azad reached vice-president Venkaiah Naidu's residence for a meeting over impeachment motion against the CJI.
"We have submitted a notice for impeachment of the CJI signed by 71 MPs," said Ghulam Nabi Azad.
According to sources, leaders from seven opposition parties including Congress, NCP, CPI(M), CPI, SP and BSP have signed the impeachment notice.
(With inputs from PTI)