The Supreme Court has dismissed a petition with Rs 10,000 cost, seeking direction to the respondents, including the Union of India (UOI) and others, to pay an ex-gratia of Rs 50 lakh to the kith and kin of advocates, who had died before the age of 60, whether by Covid-19 or any other disease.
The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a plea filed by the doctors who had registered for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (Postgraduate) exam, seeking direction to allow Centre Change Option to the aspirants and to postpone the exam of NEET-PG 2021.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed a petitioner, who challenged the forest and wildlife clearances granted for the expansion of NH72 between Ganeshpur and Dehradun, to approach the National Green Tribunal (NGT) for the same.
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a petition seeking to evict the farmers, who were agitating on Singhu border connecting Haryana to Delhi, leading to blockade of road and problems to the commuters.
Leichombam Erendro was released by the order of Supreme Court on July 19. Manipur government was directed to respond to the plea of compensation by the activist against illegal detention under the National Security Act (NSA), allegedly over a Facebook post.
The Supreme Court observed that guidelines issued by the Union have in no way made any genuine progress with regards to setting up halfway homes for those cured of mental illness as indicated by the State government and directed the Government to monitor the progress & apprise the court periodically.