ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Judicial Control of Policymaking and Implementation

The Supreme Court has handed down an extraordinary decision with some extraordinary arguments directing the central government to execute the "river interlinking project". How could the Court which says "it can hardly take unto itself tasks of making of a policy decision or planning for the country on the need for acquisition and construction of river linking channels" then go on to actually take the very same policy decision and create an implementing mechanism that cannot open the policy decision itself? Should not the judgment be reviewed?

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