SC Collegium defers decision on Justice K M Joseph’s elevation

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Collegium today deferred a decision on the issue of reconsidering its recommendation to elevate Uttarakhand Chief Justice K M Joseph as the judge of the Apex Court which was sent back by the Government last week.

The five member Collegium comprising  Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph met after the workings hours, but no decision was taken. (AGENCIES)