Ready to accept sentence: Can’t apologize in contempt of court case – Prashant Bhushan

Ready to accept sentence Can't apologize in contempt of court case - Prashant Bhushan
Ready to accept sentence Can't apologize in contempt of court case - Prashant Bhushan

Recently the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court S. The photo of A Bobde sitting on a two-wheeler was posted on social media. Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan had questioned the judge on his Twitter page about not wearing a helmet and not wearing a face mask. Following this, the Supreme Court voluntarily filed a contempt case against Prashant Bhushan. In this case, the Supreme Court found Prashant Bhushan guilty and said that a verdict would be pronounced on him.

Supreme Court of India
Supreme Court of India

In this context, the Supreme Court judges declared during the sentencing hearing in 2 contempt of court cases that whatever sentence is given to Prashant Bhushan, it will be executed only after the hearing on the revision petition filed by Prashant Bhushan. The apex court also commented in the case of advocate Prashant Bhushan that the sentence would not be enforced until an order is issued in the review petition against the verdict. In this case, contempt of court cannot be apologized for.

Prashant Bhushan has declared that he is ready to accept any sentence with pleasure. The argument is pending in the Supreme Court in the contempt of court case against lawyer Prashant Bhushan. During the argument, Bhushan quoted Mahatma Gandhi as saying that he could not apologize in contempt of court case.