Last Updated on 22/11/2021 by Riya
As everyone knows that there was a lot of ruckus in the country regarding Pegasus spyware and a petition was also filed against it in court, today big news has come out regarding the issue, the court has recently announced that it will form an investigation committee which will investigate the matter thoroughly and present the correct results to the Supreme Court.
The order for the formation of this committee will be issued next week, this was announced by the CJI during the hearing of a case. Although the CJI wanted to issue this order this week, although, during the formation of the Expert Committee, a member refused to join the committee due to personal reasons, due to which the matter is getting delayed.
For your information, the Supreme Court has reserved this decision from September 13. On September 13, the Chief Justice had assured to pronounce the verdict regarding the investigation in two three days, but after the delay, people’s patience started breaking and people started questioning about this matter, due to which the court has decided to make a decision soon.
However, it has not yet been clarified by the Supreme Court as to who will be included in this expert committee. Appreciating this move of the Supreme Court, petitioner and former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha said that “I am very happy with this move of the Supreme Court and I hope that the committee will fulfill its responsibility well”.