The B&B Causelist #197: Cases we track today
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The B&B Causelist #197: Cases we track today

Aditi Singh

A summary of important cases from the causelist of the Supreme Court of India, the Delhi High Court and the Madras High Court.

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

  • Shiv Sena and Ors vs UOI

Item 303 in Court 2 – W.P.(C) No. 1393/2019

Bench: Justices NV Ramana, Ashok Bhushan, and Sanjiv Khanna

The petition is filed by Shiv Sena, NCP, and Congress challenging the Maharashtra Governor’s decision to invite BJP to form government in the State.

  • Anuradha Bhasin vs UOI

Item 301 in Court 2 – W.P.(C) No. 1031/2019

Bench: Justices NV Ramana, R Subhash Reddy, and BR Gavai

This petition filed by the Editor of Kashmir Times challenges restrictions on the media and communication in Kashmir valley which has been under clampdown since August 5 when the special status of the State of Jammu and Kashmir was revoked.

  • Ghulam Nabi Azad vs Union of India

Item 302 in Court 2 – W.P.(C) No. 1164/2019

Bench: Justices NV Ramana, R Subhash Reddy, and BR Gavai

A petition filed by Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha and Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad. Azad had sought permission to visit Kashmir and had also sought production of government orders under which communication restrictions and curfew were imposed.

  • Ashok Tanwar vs DDA

Item 44 in Court 3 – MA 2426/2019 in W.P.(C) No. 1135/2019

Bench: Justices Arun Mishra and Surya Kant

The application prays for the temple to be a permanent structure and not a porta cabin made out of wood.

DELHI HIGH COURT

  • Mahender Khandelwal vs IBBI

Item 46 in Court No 6 – W.P.(C) 12189/2019 

Bench: Rajiv Shakdher

The case pertains to Khandelwal’s challenge to an order by the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) which imposed a penalty of over Rs 29 lakh on him on account of several violations of IBC.

Today in Court: The Court today directed the Committee of Creditors (CoC) of Bhushan Power and Steel to deposit the amount which was paid to its legal counsel in relation to the company’s corporate insolvency resolution process with the Court’s Registry.

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