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Ibad Mushtaq

Ibad Mushtaq is an advocate practising in the Supreme Court and Delhi High Court. He is also a consulting editor at Indian Journal of Law and Public Policy.



Read the suit-wise summary of the Ayodhya judgment

"The judgment is one. It is unanimous”, proclaimed the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, before starting to read out excerpts from the judgment in the Chief Justice’s Court.

November 11,2019

Case update

#NRC Assam: Supreme Court to decide whether re-verification of names in NRC required

Solicitor General claims wrong inclusions made, state coordinator says thorough verification already done

July 20,2019

Law and Citizenship

#NRC: Four million unanswered questions

Excluded names do not belong to a single community or religion, these are a combination of communities — both Muslims and Hindus of Bengali descent, besides Hindi and Nepalese-speaking persons, as well as tribals — with high percentages comprising women, children and daily wage workers having little or no formal education. The glaring lapses in the exercise being undertaken in Assam and the lack of rationality in the exclusion of individuals, stand as a warning bell for any similar process to be implemented in any other part of the country.

November 5,2018