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- In the intro, briefly explain the concept of contempt of court.
- In the body, discuss the relevant article which empowers the Supreme Court and the High Court to act against its contempt. In the next part, discuss the rationale for the provision which was to allow the judiciary’s uninterrupted functioning. Also, discuss its relevance in the present context where the scope for its application is being reduced in other democracies.
- Conclude by mentioning the need to frame the rule to define the extent and scope of the contempt.