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Keep Courts physically closed till normalization of the COVID-19 pandemic situation: Letter petition before Allahabad High Court
On May 4, a notification was issued intimating that the High Court would be opened from May 8 onwards, to sit in two shifts. While challenging this move, it is urged that the Court increase its virtual presence instead.
An Advocate practising at the Allahabad High Court has written a letter petition to the Chief Justice of the High Court to keep the Court's Benches in Lucknow and Allahabad physically closed until the national COVID-19 lockdown is lifted, given the worsening situation of the pandemic.