:A Division Bench of the Kerala High Court on Monday extended till November 28, the stay on a single judge’s order quashing the First Information Report (FIR) against Communist Party of India (Marxist) veteran and Leader of the Opposition V.S. Achuthanandan in the land allotment case.

The Bench comprising Justice K.M. Joseph and Justice A. Hariprasad passed the order when an appeal filed by the State government challenging the single judge’s order came up for hearing.

Adjournment plea

The government pleader on Monday sought to adjourn the case as the Advocate General who is appearing in the case was on leave.

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