Delhi High Court issues directions to various Authorities including the Government, AIIMS and District Magistrate on a Plea addressing the Grievance of Non-COVID Patients
On May 8, the division bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar directed various authorities to take action as the matter concerns non-COVID patients who are under treatment. Observation of the Court Advocate Darpan Wadhwa who is appearing on...
Delhi High Court dismissed Writ Petition alleging Rohingya Families being denied of Basic Necessities; directs to approach the Nodal Officer
On May 8, the High Court of Delhi disposed of a writ petition filed under article 226 of the constitution seeking immediate relief for the Rohingya families who alleged to have been denied various relief packages announced by the...
Bombay High Court Directs Eros International to Pay Bhansali Productions a sum of Rs.19.39 lakh
The petition was filed against the Eros International for seeking relief for selling, exploiting, licensing and distributing the rights of film Ramleela. The court, in this case, directed the respondent to pay Rs. 19, 39,241to the petitioner within three weeks.
The Centre Informs Delhi HC on the Issuance and Implementation Of the COVID-19 Guidelines for Caretakers of the Persons With Disabilities
On May 13, 2020, the Delhi High Court disposed of the case, Varun Khullar vs. Union of India, via Video Conferencing. This Case dealt with the implementation of Section 8, of the Persons with Disability Act, 2016. Brief Facts of...
Supreme Court Removes Blanket Ban Imposed on Social Functions in Sisodia Rani ka Bagh by the NGT in 2014
On 11.05,2020, the Supreme Court ordered the removal of the blanket ban on conducting any event in the Sisodia Rani ka Bagh. The National Green Tribunal, Central Zone, Bhopal had earlier banned the conduction of event in 2014. Facts of...
NGT Ordered LG Polymers To Initially Deposit Rs. 50 Crore For The Vizag Gas Leakage
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on May 8 suo moto took cognizance of a hazardous gas leakage incident in Vishakhapatnam and ordered initially to deposit an amount of Rs. 50 crores under Section 14 and 15 of the National...
Government Assures Delhi High Court: The Decision on the Sale of Liquor will be Taken Before or on May 15
The Delhi High Court in the case of Aadhar Gaur v. Govt. of NCT of Delhi (GNCTD) and Ors. accepted the order passed by the Supreme Court on May 11, 2020. The order allowed the states to make the decision...
Delhi High Court: Government to Make Liquor Selling Policy On an Urgent Basis
On May 11, The Delhi High Court rejected several clubbed petitions. These petitions were concerned with the overcrowding at liquor shops during the pandemic. The High Court refused to interfere and pass any order. It directed the Centre and...
Supreme Court: It is open to the Accused to challenge the finding and order of his Conviction in the Appeal filed by the State
A two-judge bench of the Supreme Court comprising of Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice Dinesh Maheshwari on May 6 upheld the legal position that the accused can challenge his conviction in an appeal filed by the State even if...
Supreme Court Dismissed PILCOM’s appeal and held them accountable for the taxes not deducted at source while making payment
On April 29, the Supreme Court dismissed the special leave challenging the order passed by the High court in the case of PILCOM vs. C.I.T associated with the Cricket World Cup of 1996 which was co-hosted by India. Facts of...