The state government did not inquire into whether all the people who attended the wedding from different districts had the benefit of Y or Z category security.
A division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice B V Nagarathna said that if there is no proper information on this, it requires an inquiry.
A division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice B V Nagarathna observed that such permission, with no thought for social distancing, was dangerous in the circumstances.
Asserting that social distancing was maintained during the wedding, the JD(S) leader in a series of tweets hit out at those accusing his family of violating lockdown norms.
Nikhil got married to Revathi at a farmhouse near Bidadi in Ramanagara district amid the lockdown. The farmhouse is three kilometers from Bidadi and 45km southwest of Bengaluru in the southern state.
The wedding ceremony that took place in the family's farmhouse has been drawing flak for lockdown violations despite the family maintaining that social distancing norms were adhered to.
The family may consider holding a reception if the coronavirus scare subsides in one-two weeks.
Historically, a ‘political’ marriage helped build bridges, but whether the Nikhil Kumaraswamy-Revathi alliance mends any, is open to conjecture.
The report stated that Nikhil Kumaraswamy reportedly shouted at his grandfather Deve Gowda holding him responsible for his defeat at the hands of a woman in Mandya.