Category: Orissa High Court

Kunduli Gang Rape & Suicide: HC Asks Odisha Govt To Complete Probe In 4 Weeks

Source: Bhubaneswar: In a significant development in the Kunduli gang rape and suicide incident in Koraput, Orissa High Court Friday directed the State government to complete the probe and submit its report within four weeks. Hearing a petition filed by senior BJP leader Kharbela Swain, the top court of Odisha also suggested the State government

Orissa High Court directs Shyam Baba Charitable Trust to deposit Rs 1.25 cr for contempt

Source: CUTTACK:  The Orissa High Court has directed Shyam Baba Charitable Trust to deposit Rs 1.25 crore with the Collector of Cuttack by August 20, the next date of hearing on a contempt case filed against it. The High Court had registered a suo moto contempt case after the Trust did not respond to notices issued

Plea to invite MLAs for court inaugurations

Source: Bhubaneswar: Members crossing across party lines Tuesday urged Law Minister Pratap Jena to take in-principle decision to invite local MLAs during inauguration of court buildings. Raising the issue during Question Hour, BJD legislator Prabhu Jani said local MLAs are not being invited to inaugural functions of court buildings. He wanted to know whether there

Orissa HC order restraining State from reviewing Telemedicine policy set aside by Supreme Court

Source: The Supreme Court recently set aside an order of the Orissa High Court restraining the State from reviewing its policy on telemedicine. The Supreme Court ruled that it amounted to an interference in an exercise which was purely in the executive domain. The judgment by a Bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and Aniruddha Bose came in an