By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 20, Jan 2021, 16:43 pm IST | UPDATED: 22, Jan 2021, 9:38 am IST
"We have told you that we will not issue any direction. It is a police matter. We will allow you to withdraw. You are the authority and you have to deal with it. You have the powers to pass orders, you do it. It is not for the court to pass orders..," the bench said in the hearing conducted via video conferencing.The court also expressed displeasure over aspersions cast on members of committee appointed by it to resolve impasse over farm laws.
"No power has been given to committee members to adjudicate things, they have to report to us. Where is the question of bias? If you don't want to appear before committee, don't appear but don't malign or brand anyone like this, don't cast aspersion on the court," CJI said.