Facts of the case:- In the present petition, the petitioner questions the appointment of the eight personalities namely MP Renukacharya, Mahadev Prakash, Mohan A Limbikai, Sunil GS, Shankargowda Patil, MB. Marmkal and Laksminarayana as advisors to the Government of Karnataka. Petitioner’s...
Karnataka HC: General Elections of Municipal Corporation to Be Held by State Election Commission Within Six Weeks From Publication of Final Reservation Notification
Karnataka High Court holds that General Elections of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike/Municipal Corporation are to be Held by State Election Commission Within Six Weeks From Publication of Final Reservation Notification.
The Court in this case emphasises on a person’s right to marry irrespective of caste. It says that this right a fundamental right of the individual to create a personal relationship.
Notice To State Government Questioning Permission Granted To Conduct Online Betting: Karnataka High Court
Mr H.V.PRAVEEN GOWDA filed a PIL before a Division Bench of Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Vishwajith Shetty to quash an approval granted by the state government to Bangalore Turf Club Limited (BTC) to conduct online betting. Facts In the present case,...
Karnataka High Court Issues Notice To State Government for ‘Horizontal Reservation Policy’ for Transgenders
An intervention application came before the Karnataka High Court for the inclusion and horizontal reservation of transgender categories in public employment. Grounds for the Application The State issued a notification for the vacancy in Special Reserve Constable Force and Bandsmen which...
PIL Filed Before the Karnataka High Court Asking State to Ensure Access to Online Education for Poor Students
A writ petition was filed in the Karnataka High Court under Article 226 before a division bench comprising of BV Nagarathna and Justice NS Sanjay Gowda. The petitioner sought cost-free laptops, tablets, computers, and high-speed internet or any other...