President Mukherjee cautions judges against perils of ‘judicial activism’(GS 2,Mains 2016 revision series)

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday cautioned judges against the perils of “judicial activism”, saying the equilibrium in the exercise of authority must be maintained at all times and self-restraint should be used when confronted with such a situation. Maintaining that the Constitution is supreme, Mukherjee said “each organ of our