The Supreme Court had, on May 17, granted relief to 20 trainee IAS and IPS officers, who had challenged the government's cadre allocation process for the 2018 batch.
The plea was filed on Friday in the wake of protests by doctors in West Bengal against assault on their colleagues by the family of a patient, who died on Monday night.
According to the Supreme Court, Section 25 of the Evidence Act was enacted to eliminate from consideration confessions made to an officer who, by virtue of his position could extort by force.
In a letter to Nath, Tankha cited a petition by Prashant Pandey, whistleblower of the Vyapam recruitment scam, pending in Supreme Court on the matter.
Out of the total 1,215 case filed in 1950, the apex court disposed of 525 matters leaving 690 cases pending in the first year.
The country's highest court considered it neglect of legislative power not to have outlawed such discrimination until now.
The company moved the Supreme Court seeking an urgent listing of a plea filed against it in which it has been alleged that the company misappropriated Rs 98,000 crore of public money.
The Supreme Court Collegium had recommended the appointment of the two judicial officers as Judges of the Andhra Pradesh High Court.
The bench made these observations while hearing a habeas corpus petition filed by Kanojia's wife, Jagisha Arora, challenging his arrest.
The Islamic preacher, who is now living in Malaysia, said that while he has trust in the Indian judiciary, he had no faith in the prosecution system.