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Andhra Pradesh High Court shut till Sunday citing COVID-19 outbreak [Read Notice]

The notification issued on Thursday adds that the work of the Metropolitan Sessions Judge’s Unit, Vijayawada, Krishna District will also stand suspended until June 28, Sunday.

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It has been notified that the functioning of the Andhra Pradesh High Court as well as the Metropolitan Session Judge Unit, Vijaywada stands suspended until June 28, Sunday.

A notification to this effect issued today cites a COVID-19 outbreak as the reason for the suspension of Court functioning.

The notification reads as follows,

"As directed by the Hon’ble The Chief Justice, it is notified that functioning of the High Court is suspended till 28.06.2020 (Sunday) due to outbreak of COVID-19. The work of Metropolitan Sessions Judge’s Unit, Vijayawada, Krishna District, is also suspended till 28.06.2020."

The notification has been signed off by the Registrar (Recruitment). A day earlier, the Acting Registrar General, B Rajasekhar passed away due to a cardiac arrest.

Read the Notification issued today:

AP HC Notification - Suspension of Court Functioning.pdf
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