Updated: January 14, 2018 10:44 pm
Amid the ongoing rift between the chief justice and four senior-most judges over assignment of cases, a seven-member delegation of the Bar Council of India (BCI) on Sunday met CJI Dipak Misra, who assured it that the crisis would be resolved soon.
Following a 50-minute meeting with the CJI, BCI chairman Manan Kumar Mishra, who headed the delegation, said the meeting took place in a congenial atmosphere. “We met the CJI in a congenial atmosphere and he said that everything would be sorted out soon,” he told reporters.
Misra said the panel had also discussed the crisis plaguing the higher judiciary with other judges, including three of the four seniormost judges, who had launched a virtual revolt…