Vacancies in minorities commission ought to be filled up expeditiously: HC

Updated: few hours ago

New Delhi, Mar 8 (PTI) The Delhi High Court Monday termed as “completely unsatisfactory” the affidavit filed by the Centre in response to a plea seeking to fill up the vacancies in the National Commission for Minorities (NCM).

Justice Prathiba M Singh said vacanies ought to have been filled expeditiously by the Central government in a time-bound manner for various positions including chairperson and members from Buddhist, Christian, Parsi, Sikh and Jain communities, in the commission.