Justice Satyendra Singh Chauhan, Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) Chairman, in a letter to the Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Delhi, has sought to extend the appointment of the Chairman till the age of 67 years or till the new incumbent joins.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice on a plea, challenging the constitutional validity of the GNCTD Amendment Act, which has enhanced the powers of the Lt Governor in Delhi over the elected government.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday will hear the plea seeking directions to Lieutenant Governor and GNCTD to frame guidelines for hospitals to create “Oxygen Master Plan” including mandatory directions to hospitals to have their own Oxygen Plants, arrangement of Oxygen tankers, etc.
Senior Advocate Geeta Luthra, appearing for the petitioner before the High Court, had submitted, “The Government of NCT of Delhi had issued a circular/order dated 9th July, 2020 restricting grant of study leave, but despite that, 11 doctors were permitted to go on study leave.
The Delhi High Court has sought the Police response on a bail plea filed by Pinjara Tod activist Natasha Narwal presently in jail in the case related to communal violence in northeast Delhi during protest against CAA.
According to a statement made by him on twitter, “regarding institutional isolation, only those COVID Positive cases which do not require hospitalisation on clinical assessment and do not have adequate facilities for home isolation would be required to undergo institutional isolation.”