Category: Orissa High Court

Orissa High Court seeks status on vacant posts in consumer bodies.

Source – CUTTACK: The Orissa High Court on Wednesday sought a status report from the State Government on the posts of president, members and other supporting staff that are lying vacant in the State Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission (SCDRC) and Consumer Dispute Redressal Forums (CDRFs) in all the districts. The Court also directed the Government

HC admits case against police lethargy.

Source – Bhubaneswar: Sambalpur police last year attracted media attention, although for wrong reasons, after it delayed investigation of a case leading to denial of justice. The police last year started looking for the remains of a person murdered eight years ago (2011). However, the family members are still in darkness about the status of

NHRC asks Odisha to cancel or suspend Apollo Hospital’s license over organ donation fraud.

Source – National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Odisha government for an action taken report (ATR) on its three-months-old recommendation to suspend or cancel the registration of Bhubaneswar’s Apollo Hospital for violating the Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Act. The commission has also asked the government to pay a compensation of

CAB gives hope to Bangladeshi Hindu immigrants residing in Odisha.

Source – KENDRAPARA: The passage of Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in the Parliament has brought hope to a large number of Hindu immigrants from Bangladesh residing in the seaside villages of the district. The spectre of deportation was hanging over as many as 1,551 immigrants who were served ‘Quit India’ notice by the district administration