The excessive court docket had curtailed operations and solely 50% judges had been holding courts since January 10 in view of the surge in Covid circumstances
The Punjab and Haryana excessive court docket has determined to renew digital hearings with full power of judges from February 1. Nonetheless, bodily hearings received’t happen in the interim.
An official stated that call has been taken in view of recent pointers from Chandigarh administration and the decline in variety of Covid circumstances. It was on January 5 that the excessive court docket had switched to digital hearings within the wake of spike in Covid circumstances. From January 10, the court docket had additional curtailed operations and solely 50% judges had been holding courts since then. In the meantime, the excessive court docket administration has determined to adjourn the previous circumstances listed for listening to in February for September and October 2022.