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'Are we now to decide bus fare?' asks Supreme Court

File photo. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 25, 2019, 12.20 PM (IST)

Supreme Court rejected a PIL Monday challenging the bus fare of Rs 49 to go to the temple in Sabarimala in Kerala. 

A bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said, "Sorry, we can't decide here what should be the bus fare? Are we now going to decide the bus fare?"

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Meanwhile, the Supreme court also refused to entertain a plea filed by a former DGP of Uttar Pradesh seeking a direction to the Election Commission of India to ban roadshows and bike rallies during polls.

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A bench of the apex court, headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi said, 'Sorry, we can't decide here what should be the bus fare? Are we now going to decide the bus fare?'