The Supreme Court on Friday disposed of the plea seeking directions to the Election Commission of India to issue Covid-19 norms to all political parties against physical rallies in the wake of Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Manipur and Goa.
Supreme Court bench comprising Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and M.M. Sundresh, while stating that the petition was nothing but a publicity stunt, held that a chosen government was in place to do the needful in this matter.
During its previous hearing on December 16, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Indian Banks Association (IBA) had urged the apex court not to pass any further orders on petitions asking for financial aid.
A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking the setting up of an independent inquiry commission to look into the into “the government’s gross mismanagement of the COVID 19 pandemic in India.”
The Delhi High Court on Monday has Issued Notice to Delhi Government, Civic Bodies, NDMA in a plea filed by NGO ‘Mokshda Paryavaran Evam Van Suraksha Samiti’ which runs ‘green crematorium’ in the City & has offered to facilitate cremation of those who died due to COVID-19.