Q. “Article 142” often seen in news is related to which of the following?

[A] Enforcement of decrees and orders of Supreme Court and orders

[B] Power of President to consult Supreme Court

[C] Civil and judicial authorities to act in aid of the Supreme Court

[D] Law declared by Supreme Court to be binding on all courts

Answer: A

Explanation: Article 142 provides discretionary power to the Supreme Court as it states that the Supreme Court in the exercise of its jurisdiction may pass such decree or make such order as is necessary for doing complete justice in any cause or matter pending before it.

Source: Laxmikanth Polity