Delhi High Court division bench could not take up the matter of petitions filed by retail liquor vendors seeking quashing of the New Excise Policy formulated by the Delhi Government due to paucity of time.
A single-judge bench of Delhi High Court was hearing a petition preferred by an association of Spa owners in the NCT of Delhi seeking the quashing of guidelines, issued by the Government of Delhi by way of Notification No. F.11/11/2019/HP-II/3642-3645, on August 18, 2021.
Summons have been issued against BJP Delhi President Adesh Gupta, BJP MLA Badarpur Ramvir Singh Bidhuri, BJP MLA Rohini Vijendra Gupta, and BJP Delhi Media Relations Harish Khurana for the offence of defamation of the Delhi Jal Board as an institution as well as its Vice-Chairman Raghav Chadha.
The Delhi High Court has adjourned a petition preferred by 16 successful bidders for licenses for operation of retail liquor vends, seeking to declare the decision of the Delhi government to levy license fees with effect from November 1, 2021 as illegal.