Category: Jharkhand High Court

PTI journalist found dead in Ranchi

Source:-nationalheraldindia Senior journalist and bureau chief of PTI news agency PV Ramanujam was found dead on Thursday According to the police, Ramanujam was found hanging from the ceiling fan in his office-cum-residence. According to his colleague he was under pressure for the last few days. He is survived by his wife and son. The Ranchi

Nirbhaya’s parents urge Delhi High Court to speed up convicts’ executions.

Source:- New Delhi: Nirbhaya’s parents urged Tuesday the Delhi High Court to expeditiously decide the Centre’s plea challenging stay on execution of the four convicts in the case of their daughter’s gangrape and murder. Advocate Jitendra Jha, representing the parents of Nirbhaya said he mentioned the matter before the court for early disposal of

Odisha government asked to submit plan on Chilika lakes’s unauthorised prawn gheries.

Source:- Chilika Lake: The Orissa High Court has posted the matter to March 2 for taking stock of the progress in eviction work. CUTTACK: The state Government on Monday admitted in the Orissa High Court that no eviction work for clearance of encroachments in Chilika lake area has been undertaken for over two months. Eviction work

Rs 15 lakh promise: PM Modi, Amit Shah face charges of cheating, dishonesty in Ranchi court.

Source:- The complainant HK Singh, an advocate, has filed a case against PM Modi and Amit Shah, accusing them of cheating people by promising to credit Rs 15 lakh in every person’s bank account if they come to power. A district court in Ranchi has started proceedings in a case where Prime Minister Narendra

Expectations soar high from Union Budget 2020-21.

Source:- With the Union Budget of India being presented by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on February 1 for the financial year 2020-2021, Ranchiites have high hopes for the coming year. Income tax concessions, reduced prices of basic commodities, improvement in the education sector are what the people of Ranchi are looking for. Kunal

Govt set to roll back school merger decision.

Source:- The Jharkhand Government has decided to withdraw the decisions of merger of schools with low enrolment ratio of students. Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) legislator from Dumri Jagarnath Mahto, who has been appointed as new Minister of School Education and Literacy department, has said that the Government will take back the previous government’s decision

Jharkhand High Court’s Justice Anant Bijay Singh resigns, appointed as NCLAT Judicial Member.

Source:- Justice Anant Bijay Singh has tendered his resignation from his post as a judge of the Jharkhand High Court. A notification intimating the same was issued by the Central government last week. Following his resignation, Justice Singh has now been appointed as a judicial member of the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT),

Dam it, public money goes waste.

Source – Haphazard decisions over operating the spillway gates at the Sitarampur Dam in Gamharia in Seraikela-Kharsawan district by the drinking water and sanitation department (DW&SD) has caused the government exchequer losses to the tune of lakhs. The DW&SD’s Seraikela division had two years ago decided to install motors for making the spillway gates