Arguing against the plea, Advocate General S Sriram maintained that the CID officials will not question the MP at his residence.
JNU student Sharjeel Imam has moved the lower to seek bail in the sedition case against him after the Delhi High Court asked him to approach the lower court for bail.
That Justice Ramana does not have too much time he is due to retire on August 26 must have weighed on the judicial minds when the Bench sought to expedite the hearing.
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for the petitioners, said people are being arrested because of this provision and this would not be right for them.
A bench comprising CJI N V Ramana and justices Surya Kant and Hima Kohli will hear two writ petitions.