Pronouncement of the Order on the Reference IssueArticle 370
March 2nd 2020
The five judge bench comprising Justices N.V. Ramana, S.K. Kaul, R. Subhash Reddy, B.R. Gavai and Surya Kant today refused to refer the petitions challenging the abrogation of Article 370 to a larger bench. Pronouncing its verdict in open court, Justice Ramana, on behalf of the Bench, observed that it saw no reason to make such a reference.
(For Supreme Court Observer’s plain English summary of the full order, see here)