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COVID Coverage: National Pandemic Policy

CJI Bobde noted the disparate approaches in High Courts towards the pandemic and sought to create a ‘national plan’.

7th Jun 2021

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Executive Silence and the Unconventional Role of the Judiciary

During COVID-19, the Court has gone beyond its adversarial role, taking on the role of rights-based forum and 'nudging' governments.

6th Jun 2021

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SCO Explains: COVID National Policy Hearings

In this episode of SCO Explains we discuss the developments in the Supreme Court hearings on the COVID-19 National Pandemic Policy.

4th Jun 2021

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Summer Session 2021 Review

The Session was dominated by COVID-related cases, and tackling pendency. Maratha reservations were struck down, and Ramana took over as CJI.

18th May 2021

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Monthly Review: April 2021

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 2021

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COVID Coverage: National Pandemic Policy – 6th May

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta presented the Centre’s plan for supply, including for the transportation of oxygen tanks.

6th May 2021

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COVID Coverage: National Pandemic Policy – 5th May

The Bench sought clarifications on the mechanism of calculating the oxygen needs of each state.

5th May 2021

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COVID Coverage: National Pandemic Policy – 30th April 2021

Justice Chandrachud addressed the affidavit submitted by the Solicitor General Tushar Mehta on behalf of the Union of India.

30th Apr 2021

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COVID Coverage: National Pandemic Policy – 27th April

The Bench provided a tentative framework of issues it would handle.

27th Apr 2021

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