Can’t be Mute if Democracy is Slaughtered – SC

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  • Reacting to submissions by BJP MLAs in Arunachal Pradesh that a Governor’s official acts cannot be scrutinised threadbare by the judiciary, the Supreme Court on Thursday said the court could not be expected to watch quietly from the sidelines.
  • “If democracy is slaughtered, how can the court remain silent?” a Constitution Bench led by Justice J.S. Khehar asked senior advocate Shekhar Naphade, appearing for the BJP MLAs of Arunachal Pradesh.