The apex court’s observation came after counsel for Sharma’s brother mentioned the matter before it.
The ruling party at the Centre has announced Punjabi singer Hans Raj Hans’ name for the North West Delhi seat.
While polling is being conducted in five phases in Jammu and Kashmir, which has six Lok Sabha seats, Srinagar and Udhampur cast their votes on Thursday in the second phase.
The Supreme Court had refused the government’s plea to keep the Rafale jets’ purchase documents a secret.
Ayodhya Title Dispute: Centre Requests To Release Excess Land Acquired, Nirmohi Akhara Files Application In SC
In March, the SC had ordered a court-appointed and monitored mediation to resolve the long-pending Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case.
The EC’s advice had come against the backdrop of Income Tax Department’s raids in Madhya Pradesh Sunday and in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
The Opposition has been demanding that the release of the film be deferred till after the election, accusing the government of using cinema as propaganda.
NaMo TV, which was briefly rechristened as Content TV last week, came up surreptitiously just weeks ahead of the general elections.
Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Sherawat issued fresh summons to the deputy commissioner of police (DCP) concerned for Saturday in the case.