Essay

Media and the judiciary

Print edition : April 27, 2018

Dipak Misra, Chief Justice of India. Photo: R.V. Moorthy

Jay Shah, son of BJP president Amit Shah, arrives at a court in Ahmedabad in October 2017 in connection with the criminal defamation suit filed by him against a reporter and editors of The Wire. Photo: PTI

The press has a right and a duty to keep a vigil on the executive, the legislature and the judiciary.The courts and the media cannot afford to cling to the past. It is time for both to be honest and fearless.

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