Consider the following statements:
1. The disputes entertained by the Supreme Court of India with respect to Inter-state water disputes come under its original jurisdiction
2. One can directly approach the Supreme Court for enforcement of the fundamental rights of an aggrieved citizen
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
The disputes entertained by the Supreme Court of India with respect to Inter-state water disputes don’t come under original disputes. They are entertained as Special Leave Petitions as judiciary is barred from Interstate disputes. The second statement is correct
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