New Delhi, Mar 24 (ILNS) The Supreme Court today dismissed the complaint made by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy against sitting Supreme Court judge, Justice NV Ramana, in connection with the Amaravati land scam.
According to a statement released by the Supreme Court, an in-house procedure was followed to look into the allegations made by Mr Reddy and the complaint was dismissed after due consideration.
“A complaint dated October 6, 2020 sent by the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh to the Supreme Court was dealt with under the In-House Procedure and the same, on due consideration, stands dismissed,” the statement said.
All matters dealt with under the in-house procedure being strictly confidential in nature, are not liable to be made public, the statement added.
Mr Reddy had written to Chief Justice SA Bobde on October 6, making certain allegations against Justice Ramana. Subsequently, the Chief Minister made these allegations on an affidavit filed before the apex court.
CJI Bobde had on Tuesday recommended the name of Justice Ramana to take over as his successor after his retirement on April 23, 2021, while also rejecting the complaint by Mr Reddy against the sitting judge. ILNS/SNG/RJ