Category: Bombay High Court

Bombay High Court asks Pune municipal body to disclose number of wall collapses in last 3 years

Source:-hindustantimes The court gave its order while hearing three petitions filed by Alcon Group, a property developer, challenging the stop work notices issued by PMC following the Kondhwa wall collapse on June 29, 2019The Bombay High Court (HC) on Tuesday directed Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) authorities to file an affidavit regarding the cause behind a

Bombay HC directs MMRDA to stop work on elevated corridor on Santacruz-Chembur Link Road

Source:-hindustantimes The Bombay high court (HC) on Tuesday directed the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) to forthwith stop the work on the elevated corridor from CST Bridge at Kurla to Vakola along the Santacruz-Chembur Link Road (SCLR). The division bench of justice SJ Kathawalla and justice Riyaz Chagla issued the order after finding that

Bombay HC refuses to stay final-year exams for undergraduate medical courses of MUHS

Source:-indianexpress THE BOMBAY High Court on Saturday refused to stay examinations in a physical mode for final-year undergraduate medical courses, to be conducted by the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences from September 8. The MUHS, through a circular issued on August 21, had announced the timetable for conducting examinations of undergraduate medical courses, including MBBS,

Malegaon blast: Purohit moves Bombay High Court seeking quashing of case

Source:-freepressjournal Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, has filed a fresh petition in the Bombay High Court seeking that the charges against him be quashed. Purohit was doing his job as a military intelligence officer and was “framed” in the case, his lawyer and former Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi

Hospitals cannot be shut down without due process of law, drastic order can’t be passed on pretext of Covid: Bombay HC

Source:-indianexpress The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court recently struck down an order passed by the administration in Jalna to shut down a hospital and said notwithstanding the Covid-19 pandemic, a hospital cannot be closed without following the due process of law. A division bench of Justice Ravindra V Ghuge and Shrikant D Kulkarni

Bombay High Court grants permission for Muharram procession while practicing COVID-19 protocols

Source:-newindianexpress MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court on Friday granted permission for a Muharram procession in the city with stringent restrictions in place in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. A bench of Justices S J Kathawalla and Madhav Jamdar gave permission after the Maharashtra government granted hearing to a local Shia Muslim organisation that had petitioned

Bombay High Court rejects PIL on PM CARES fund

Source:-hindustantimes The Bombay High Court on Thursday rejected the public interest litigation (PIL), demanding appointment of three trustees, including two from opposition parties as per the scheme, to manage Prime Minister’s Citizens Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM CARES Fund). The Nagpur bench of the High Court also turned down a request made