Muslims need Constitutional Protection” – Justice Sachar
Kolkata: A two day seminar: ‘Towards Equality, Justice and Fraternity in Contemporary India : Creating a better Tomorrow Through Law’ organised by the Institute of Objective Studies, New Delhi, was held at the Aliah University, Kolkata. Justice Rajinder Sachar, former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court talked about the growing economic disparity among Muslims and spoke for providing affirmative action to them. Justice Ruma Pal, former judge of the Supreme Court spoke about the Muslim Personal Laws and suggested that changes must come from within the community. A book, ‘Exclusions of Muslims in India Legitimacy : Legitimacy of the Constitutional State” authored by Arsi Khan was also released on the occasion by the Justice Rajinder Sachar.