Permission From AG Sought To Initiate Contempt Against Prashant Bhushan over New Tweet About CJI.

Prashant Bhushan– Advocate Sunil Kumar who practices in the Supreme Court has written a letter to Attorney General KK Venugopal. 

He has sought his consent for initiating contempt proceedings against

Mr Prashant Bhushan for his tweet over Chief Justice of India S.A Bobde.

Prashant Bhushan New Tweet

In his tweet, Advocate Bhushan mentions about a helicopter being provided to CJI Bobde by the MP government when CJI visited Nagpur and Kanha.

Further, Advocate Sunil Kumar states:

Contents of the tweet where Advocate Bhushan made comments on the personal life of CJI amounted to contempt of Court.

Letter also says that the content of the tweet scandalises the Supreme Court 

and interferes with the judicial proceeding in a case that is sub judice.

The letter also states that the contempt of action proceedings should be initiated against Advocate Bhushan because no one should interfere in a case that is pending before a Court.

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