High Court of Jammu & Kashmir
High Court of Jammu & Kashmir

Coronavirus: Jammu and Kashmir HC issues instructions for precautionary measures at the High Court and Subordinate Courts

Aishwarya Iyer

The High Court of Jammu and Kashmir has issued instructions for precautionary measures to be undertaken by the High Court as well as the District and Subordinate Courts in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus.

The functioning of the High Court has been restricted to urgent matters until March 31, 2020. Further it has been specified that Advocates, litigants and parties-in-person have to mention the details of their matter, showing the urgency before the concerned Registrar Judicial of the High Court through e-mail by 3:00 PM of the previous day. Upon satisfaction about the urgency, the Court may hear such matters.

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