"We may have to look into the issue seriously. We thought you alone have come. If your community too feels bad about it...." a bench of Chief Justice TS Thakur, Justice AK Sikri and Justice R Banumathi told PIL petitioner, lawyer Harvinder Chowdhury.

On being asked if the there was a 'collective response' to the issue by the Sikh community and if they stood by her, she told the court that even Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) had moved the court on the issue.

As she addressed the court on the issue, the court asked her: "Who will determine that a joke against a Sardar is to show him a stupid way."

When the court sought the views of Additional Solicitor General PS Patwalia on the issue, Chowdhury said his father (retired Apex Court Judge) Justice Kuldip Singh had done a lot of work in the field which he (Patwalia) does not even know as he was very young.

Addressing the court, Patwalia said that the petitioner was 'over-excited' and sought to dispel her apprehension on the issue being given serious consideration."We have taken it very seriously. My friend (Chowdhury) should not have any apprehensions," he said, assuring her that the issue being agitated by her would be given serious consideration.

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