Kerala High Court stays sanction for Islamic Bank

January 05, 2010 12:41 pm | Updated December 16, 2016 02:49 pm IST - KOCHI

A division bench of the Kerala High Court on Tuesday restrained the Kerala government and the Kerala State Financial Enterprise from commencing the operation of an Islamic Bank until further orders.

The Bench comprising Chief Justice S. R. Bannurmath and Justice Thottathil B. Radhakrishnan passed the interim order while admitting a public interest petition filed by Janata Party President Dr. Subramanian Swamy. He challenged the sanction given by the Kerala government for starting the Islamic Bank.

Top News Today


Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.