The notification states that, in view of the order of state government and considering the persisting situation, the Rajasthan High Court at Jodhpur and Jaipur bench will continue to hear in virtual mode until May 17.
Counsel appearing for the applicant says that the applicant has been wrongly implicated in the case registered under Sections 147, 148, 149, 289, 336, 504, 506, 353, 307 I.P.C. and section 7 of Criminal Law Amendment Act.
The Madras High Court on Thursday, while maintaining that there are certain exceptions, ruled that the state government is the "appropriate government" ordinarily empowered to suspend or remit sentences imposed on criminal convicts under Section 432 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).
The advocate Murali Manohar Srivastava said that amount received by Chief Minister's Discretionary fund is not enough to treat his mother. The petitioner is unemployed and his mother Uma Lakhanpal is suffering from cancer.