CJI Bobde noted the disparate approaches in High Courts towards the pandemic and sought to create a ‘national plan’.
7th Jun 2021More
During COVID-19, the Court has gone beyond its adversarial role, taking on the role of rights-based forum and 'nudging' governments.
6th Jun 2021More
In this episode of SCO Explains we discuss the developments in the Supreme Court hearings on the COVID-19 National Pandemic Policy.
4th Jun 2021More
The Session was dominated by COVID-related cases, and tackling pendency. Maratha reservations were struck down, and Ramana took over as CJI.
18th May 2021More
The Court initiated a suo moto case on COVID National Policy. CJI Ramana took office from CJI Bobde. Rohingyas were denied interim relief.
11th May 2021More
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta presented the Centre’s plan for supply, including for the transportation of oxygen tanks.
6th May 2021More
The Bench sought clarifications on the mechanism of calculating the oxygen needs of each state.
5th May 2021More
Justice Chandrachud addressed the affidavit submitted by the Solicitor General Tushar Mehta on behalf of the Union of India.
30th Apr 2021More
The Bench provided a tentative framework of issues it would handle.
27th Apr 2021More