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Venugopal’s judicial sensibilities must have been rattled for him to use the strong words he did in the Supreme Court recently.
KK Venugopal on Tuesday said that many of the judges of the apex court have unfinished cases in their hands which are of 'great importance to the nation.'
Venugopal said if all the judges of the apex court or collegium decide the allocation, then each judge would express preference and the judicial system would collapse.
A bench headed by Justice AK Sikri said it would not restrain the media before hearing the AG and declined to pass any order.
The submissions came on batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the 12- digit biometric based identification number.
The three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, also sought a response from the Central government.
Attorney General KK Venugopal expressed the hope that the crisis in the top judiciary following a revolt by four Supreme Court judges would be "settled".
The meeting comes in wake of the allegations made by four SC judges against the CJI at a first of its kind press conference held yesterday.
The Attorney General had submitted that a host of rights have been read into the fundamental right on protection of life and personal liberty under the Constitution which "cannot be enforced".
Supreme Court directed the State government to follow the NEET merit list in granting admissions to medical and dental courses for this academic year.
Attorney General of India KK Venugopal has conveyed to officials that the Ordinance would not stand legal scrutiny.