As the cases in the capital are on a rise, the courtrooms along with the entire Court premise are being sanitised. Circulars have been issued by the Court about the same.
One of the circulars issued deciphers the change in time for the benches. The Benches will sit at 11:30 am in contrary to the previously scheduled time of 10:30 am, and those that were supposed to sit at 11:30 am will now sit at noon.
Along with this, physical mentioning before the Mentioning Registrar has also been suspended. However, mentioning of matter through video conferencing is going to continue. As the second wave has engulfed the nation, it has been more so severe in Delhi. For the first time since the start of the pandemic, Delhi recorded 10,774 cases with 48 deaths. Analysing the situation, Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister issued a warning of a possible lockdown if the hospitals fall short of COVID beds. Lastly, the month of April has recorded 60,000 new cases so far.
Delhi High Court issues show-cause notice to Centre over failure to supply oxygen to Delhi as per the directions issued by the Supreme Court
The Delhi High Court taking note of the persisting failure of the Centre to supply oxygen to Delhi as has been directed by the Supreme Court in an earlier order, directed the presence of Central Government officers Sumita Dawra and Piyush Goyal, who are handling oxygen allocation to the states, tomorrow, to explain the cause of non-compliance of the Central Government to supply the directed quantity.The division bench of the Delhi High Court comprising Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli on...
The Central Government has filed an appeal with the Supreme Court against the Delhi High Court's order to show cause why contempt action should not be taken against the Centre for failing to comply with its May 1 order and the Supreme Court's order regarding the supply of oxygen to the Delhi Government.On Thursday (April 28, 2021), Solicitor General Tushar Mehta mentioned the Centre's plea arising from yesterday's Delhi High Court order regarding contempt action against its officials over...