The plea has been filed by PFI general secretary Anis Ahmed, through Advocate A. Selvin Raja, challenging the MHA notification. The plea states that the Ministry of Home Affairs carefully attempted to achieve the object of CAA, 2019 indirectly and implement the same by mere issuance of an executive order
The counsel for the petitioner has contended that as per the Police-Forces (Restriction of Rights) Act, 1966, it is not permissible for any member of the police forces to form an association without express sanction from the Central Government.
The Supreme Court today said that the Government needs to do more in order to protect the corona Warriors while hearing a plea seeking accommodation and quarantine facilities for health workers involved in treating COVID-19 patients.
A PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking directions to the NCT of Delhi to initiate urgent steps for imposing strict lockdown in the state of NCT, Delhi in view of the assessment of the State’s Administration of widespread increase in COVID 19 cases amongst the population.
Delhi High Court has issued Notice to Ministry of Law and Justice, Bar Council of India, Bar Council of Delhi, Rouse Avenue District Court Bar Association, Central Delhi Court Bar Association and Registrar of Societies.