[BREAKING] Private vehicle occupied by single person is "public place"; wearing mask compulsory even when driving alone: Delhi High Court

The judgement was passed in a batch of petitions challenging the imposition of fine on those driving alone in their cars while not wearing a mask during Covid-19 pandemic.
person sitting in a car with mask
person sitting in a car with mask

The Delhi High Court has ruled that wearing of a mask in a vehicle is compulsory during the COVID-19 pandemic even if it is occupied only by its driver and has no other occupants (Saurabh Sharma vs Sub-Divisional Magistrate, East & Ors).

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