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A petition filed in Delhi HC seeking directions to telecom companies and internet service providers to not charge internet bills for closed businesses or households during lockdown

A petition filed in Delhi HC seeking directions to telecom companies and internet service providers to not charge internet bills for closed businesses or households during lockdown

A Writ Petition has been filed in Delhi HC seeking directions to the telecom companies and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to not charge any amount from offices, shops, business establishments, and the household which was “compulsorily closed” due to COVID-19 lockdown. The PIL filed by Advocate Amit Sahni, demands to transfer any amount, already collected…

PIL filed in SC seeking formation of a Uniform Policy for giving financial assistance to lawyers in times of emergencies

PIL filed in SC seeking formation of a Uniform Policy for giving financial assistance to lawyers in times of emergencies

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) is filed in Supreme Court (SC) seeking formation of a uniform policy for giving financial assistance to lawyers in times of emergencies, like COVID-19 and others in future. Mr. Abhinav Ramkrishna, Advocate and Executive Member of Supreme Court on Record Association filed the petition pointing that Lawyers across the nation…

COVID-19: Plea in SC seeking ‘Risk and Hardship Allowance’ for Police personnel

COVID-19: Plea in SC seeking ‘Risk and Hardship Allowance’ for Police personnel

Retired IPS officer, Mr. Bhanupratap Bargehas filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in Supreme Court (SC) seeking a direction to the Central Government (CG) to make apposite provisions for payment of ‘risk and hardship’ allowances, incentives in form of a bonus, additional salary to the police officers who are serving on the frontline during lockdown due to…

Plea in Delhi HC seeking directions for the safety of sanitation workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Plea in Delhi HC seeking directions for the safety of sanitation workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

A plea was filed on 23/04/2020 on Thursday in Delhi high court by social activist Harnam Singh through Advocate Mahmood Pracha seeking direction to authorities for safety of the workers who all are disposing of the waste during COVID-19. The petitioner in the plea has asked to direct the concerned authority to “provide protection equipment…

HC satisfied with government measures for emergency treatment to non-COVID patients in hospitals

HC satisfied with government measures for emergency treatment to non-COVID patients in hospitals

YASH AGGARWAL & ANOTHER                                    PETITIONER VERSUS UNION OF INDIA & OTHERS RESPONDENT WRIT PETITION IN PUBLIC INTEREST UNDER ARTICLE 226[1] AND 227[2] OF THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA SEEKING ISSUANCE OF WRIT, ORDER OR DIRECTION IN THE NATURE OF MANDAMUS OR ANY OTHER WRIT, ORDER OR DIRECTION THEREBY DIRECTING THE RESPONDENT TO ISSUE THE DIRECTIONS…

PIL filed in SC for deployment of military personnel in each state for effective implementation of National Lockdown

PIL filed in SC for deployment of military personnel in each state for effective implementation of National Lockdown

A public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court (SC) for the deployment of military personnel in each state for effective implementation of National Lockdown due to COVID-19.  The petition states that the central and state authorities have “failed to secure the life of the people from coronavirus” because they have failed to stop the…

Plea in SC to Formulate a Scheme by Center and States to Compensate the Unorganized Sector Workers

Plea in SC to Formulate a Scheme by Center and States to Compensate the Unorganized Sector Workers

A plea of Civil Writ Petition in the public interest under Article 32 of the Constitution of India for the enforcement of Fundamental Rights under Articles 14, 19 and 21 of the citizens, was filed by Advocate Mr. R Subramanian in the Supreme Court for seeking the directions to the center for formulating a scheme for…

Plea in SC directing govt. to bring back Indian migrants stranded in Gulf

Plea in SC directing govt. to bring back Indian migrants stranded in Gulf

There was a PIL filed by Pravasi Legal Cell Under Article 32 of the Constitution of India for the issuance of a Civil Writ Petition of the Mandamus Nature to direct the respondent: “Union of India”, through the Secretaries of “Ministry of External Affairs”, “Ministry of Home Affairs” and “Ministry of Health and Family Welfare”…

PIL filed in SC seeking nationalization of healthcare

PIL filed in SC seeking nationalization of healthcare

Amidst the entire country trying to tackle and overcome the pandemic, a PIL was filed in the Supreme Court stating that the healthcare sector must be nationalized until the pandemic is under control. The PIL was filed by a Delhi based Advocate Amit Dwivedi on Wednesday seeking direction to the Centre and the state to…