This move will result in withdrawal of 41% of total cases by CBDT & 18% of total cases by CBIC.Read More
The Right to Information and Right to Privacy are two sides of the same coin," the SC said, upholding the Delhi HC's ruling.
CJI Ranjan Gogoi, who is heading the five-judge bench hearing the case, is due to demit office on November 17.
A five-judge Constitution bench had sought a report on the issue and said that a day-to-day hearing may commence from July 25 if the court decides to conclude the mediation proceedings.
The Centre told the apex court that documents pertaining to the deal have been stolen from the Defence Ministry.