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SC to get permanent Constitution bench

  • The Supreme Court is all set to get a permanent five judge Constitution Bench. This is for the first time in the 70 year history that a permanent Constitution Bench would be set up to adjudicate complex matters.
  • After the strength of the Supreme Court was increased to 34 judges, Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi decided that starting October 1 the SC would have a permanent five-judge Bench.