Pushing for more power for the state government in areas of public order and land, he said, "I am not questioning parliamentary supremacy but an elected government can not be sans power".
Taking a "prima-facie" view, the Supreme Court observed that the Lieutenant General (L-G) seems to have primacy under the Constitution and the Delhi government can not act without L-G's concurrence.
A bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra clarified that protection could not be extended for any other amount possessed.
Justice Bhushan too asked Subramanium to be specific and cite instances of Lt. Governor standing in the way of Delhi government.
The top court had in December previous year referred to a Constitution Bench the issue of validity of the demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes adding that to challenge the decision was of "public importance" as several complaints of inconvenience were registered in its aftermath.
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The bench commenced its hearing on a batch of special leave petitions filed by the Delhi government against a judgment of the Delhi high court which held that the L-G was the administrative head and was not bound by the aid and advice of the chief minister or council of ministers. "Yes, that has to be genuine", the bench said.
The observation was made by a constitution bench comprising five judges as the Delhi government began its arguments on the long-standing tussle between the Centre and the state government over the exercise of administrative power in Delhi.
As for the contention that the L-G was exceeding his powers, the court told the AAP government to spell out the specifics to enable the court to assess its points.
It is, however, pretty clear that regardless of the political hue of the governments in power in the State and at the Centre, maintenance of public order and security, police and land will not for the foreseeable future, if ever, be handed over to the domain of the State Government given Delhi's unique status as Capital of the Indian Union.