In a big setback for BJP-led NDA government, the Supreme Court today quashed all orders given by Arunachal Pradesh Governor, thereby restoring the Congress government in the state.Read more
Mr. Vivek Tankha Is a Member Of Parliament - Madhya Pradesh
Vivek Tankha is a Senior Advocate at the Supreme Court of India
Vivek Tankha is a popular Socialist in all over India.
Advocate General of Madhya Pradesh(16th February, 1999 to November 15, 2003)
Designated Senior Advocate by the Full Court of the High Court in 1999.
Member International Law Assciation (India chapter).
Contributor and participant in numerous Law Workshops, meeting and Conferences in India, SAARC Countries, Europe and
U. S. A.
Member: - M. P. High Court Bar Association and Supreme Court Bar Association.
One of the proud Olympic Torch Bearer in the Olympic Torch Relay 2004 at New Delhi on 10th June 2004 .Organized by the International Olympic Association, Indian Olympic association and Govt .of Delhi.
Protection of human rights as part of the constitutional ethos of dignity for every person. Also to help address the travails of displaced persons.
Mr. Vivek Tankha was one of the youngest Advocate Generals of Madhya Pradesh(16th February, 1999 to November 15, 2003) Mr. Tankha was Designated Senior Advocate by the Full Court of the High Court in 1999. He was offered a Judgeship by bench of M. P. High Court in April 1998 but he sought forgiveness for personal reasons.
He was also the first lawyer from Madhya Pradesh to have been appointed Additional Solicitor General of India. He had played a major role in resolving disputes between Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh after the latter was created in November 2000.Mr. Tankha has been representing the Whistle blower in Vypam Scam Case of Madhya Pradesh.
Senior Supreme Court advocate and former advocate general of Madhya Pradesh Vivek Tankha has been appointed as the additional solicitor general. Tankha, who has wide ranging experience and exposure in commercial laws and litigation, will specially deal with revenue matters in the Supreme Court besides other cases, an official release said. “Every assignment is an opportunity for me and I wish to work hard to discharge my duties,” Tankha said. A senior advocate since 1999, he has been regularly appearing before the Supreme Court and various high courts throughout the country.
A strong proponent of harmonization of Stamp Duty rates so as to use it as an instrument of economic change.
Instrumental in supporting the states effort in social engineering by strongly advocating the state cause and far reaching state laws and action on the anvil of ‘distributive justice’. New activist interpretation of distributive justice emerged in different spheres and subjects like land revenue, medical admission, land allotment and distribution, reservation in posts and seats, Panchayati Raj as a unit of self governance cooperative act and movement and other probono fields.
CBI team investigating Vyapam scam has received the much-awaited forensic report on hard disks and pen drives, which hold the key to busting the multi-layered scam. Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CIFSL), Hyderabad, has handed over the report to CBI, which is tight-lipped on the findings. Whistle-blowers, however, claim their allegations have been vindicated by the forensic report. CBI may place this report with their next status report before Supreme Court, said sources. The hard disk and pen drives were seized from Vyapam office and kingpins.
Bhopal: Senior lawyer Vivek Tankha, who fought the Vyapam case in Madhya Pradesh High Court and Supreme Court on behalf of Congress leaders, today filed his nomination papers in Bhopal for the Rajya Sabha poll.Read More
Advocate General of Madhya Pradesh(16th February, 1999 to November 15, 2003) Advocate by the Full Court of the High Court in 1999.