The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday sought a complete report of the incident, wherein Rajendra Sharma, a practicing advocate in Etah, was beaten by police and his relatives too were humiliated and harassed.
The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has taken suo motu cognizance of the horrific Hathras gang rape case and the issue of the UP Police not handing the body of the victim to the family and cremating it forcefully at 2 am instead.
Bombay HC has taken suo motu cognisance of a building collapse in Bhiwandi town of Maharashtra’s Thane district and initiated a public interest litigation (PIL), seeking reply from all the seven municipal corporations in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), including BMC, and the state government.
The High Court of Delhi has directed the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) to disburse the outstanding salaries of Resident and PG Doctors of Hindu Rao Hospital and Kasturba Hospital which is pending since March 2020.
Two men, Achhar Singh and Budhi Singh, had challenged their conviction by the Himachal Pradesh High Court. One had been sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment and the other to undergo life imprisonment, plus a fine. The High Court had overturned their acquittal by the trial court.
Supreme Court's Juvenile Justice Committee met with juvenile justice representatives from all high courts along with UNICEF and key Central ministry officials to discuss protecting of children in juvenile and care homes during the Covid surge.