SC rejects plea to try officials for mishaps due to bad roads

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The Supreme Court has declined to entertain an appeal against a Punjab and Haryana High Court order refusing to prosecute officials for accidents caused due to poorly-constructed and maintained roads and bridges. A bench comprising Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justices D Y Chandrachud and S K Kaul dismissed the plea at the threshold… Read more »

Court pulls up MCD for bad roads ahead of Games

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The Delhi High Court Monday came down heavily on the Municipal Corporation of Delhi over the pathetic condition of roads in the capital just three months before the Commonwealth Games. ‘Despite various directions given by this court, the picture appears to be more dismal than what is being shown to the court through the affidavits,’… Read more »