SC orders immediate transfer of Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela to Madhya Pradesh

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the transfer of Assam National Register of Citizens Coordinator Prateek Hajela to Madhya Pradesh for the maximum period. A special bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and justices S A Bobde and R F Nariman ordered an inter-cadre transfer of Hajela on deputation.The apex court did not mention the cause or reason for the transfer.