The Supreme Court will hear the petition of several judicial officers in July

New Delhi. The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to consider in July a petition by several Gujarat judicial officers, whose promotions were put on hold last week. Senior advocate Meenakshi Arora, representing the judicial officers, told Chief Justice D.Y. Chandrachud that judicial officers have been reverted to their original lower cadre by the Gujarat High Court following the apex court's judgment on May 12.
Arora argued that he was facing humiliation due to the demotion and six states in the country follow the principle of seniority-cum-merit for promotions . The be