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2018 contempt case: Delhi HC proceeds ex-parte against filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri, others | Hindi Movie News
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2018 contempt case: Delhi HC proceeds ex-parte against filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri, others | Hindi Movie News

The Delhi High Court on Monday proceeded ex-parte against filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri, scientist Anand Ranganathan, and magazine and a news portal as nobody appeared for them in connection with a 2018 suo moto contempt case. During the course of the hearing, a bench of Justice Siddharth Mridul and Justice Amit Sharma noted that none among the three appeared before the court despite issuing notices. Accordingly, the court proceeded with the hearing and listed it for further hearing on March 16. The case is in connection with their remarks against high court Justice S. Muralidhar who had quashed rights activist Gautam Navlakha's house arrest order and transit remand in the Bhima Koregaon case in 2018. In the previous hearing on May 4, also the court had noted the absence of the trio in t...