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Court Dismisses Petition Seeking To Disqualify Saji Cherian

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Thursday Dec 8, 2022

Kochi :  The High Court dismissed petition seeking to disqualify former minister and Chennannur MLA Saji Cherian. The petitioner had pled  for removal of Saji Cherian from his position as MLA on grounds that he allegedly made a speech in contempt of the Constitution.

The dismissal ruling ame from Bench comprising Chief Justice S Manikumar and J Jospeph P Chali, that observed there was no Constitutional provision to disqualify Saji Cherian on the allegations laid out against him.