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The Delhi High Court has issued practice directions for Civil Miscellaneous (Main) Petitions under Article 227 of the Constitution of India and Civil Revision Petitions under Section 115 of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908.
The practice directions have been issued by the High Court in the exercise of powers conferred by Section 7 of the Delhi High Court Act. They shall come into force with effect from December 15, 2019.
All the officers and dealing assistants at the filing counter have been directed to ensure strict compliance of these direction. Petitions that do not comply with these directions shall not be listed by the Registry.
Broadly, the practice directions are as follows:
Advance Service of Petition
Service of petition other than by personal service
Details of mobile phone numbers and email of opposite parties
Copies of pleadings, order sheets of Trial Court
Appearance on the first date of listing
No inherent right of any opposite party to file a reply to the petition
Read the Practice Directions: