The Gujarat High Court quotes doctor’s letter in Ahmedabad hospital condition order.

The Gujarat High Court, while delivering an order on the poor conditions prevailing in Ahmedabad’s Civil Hospital, quoted an anonymous letter written by a resident doctor which claimed “mismanagement” and “irregularities” there could turn doctors like him into “super spreaders” of the novel coronavirus. The division bench of Justices JB Pardiwala and IJ Vora said […]

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PIL in Gujarat High Court seeks fast-track courts to try rape cases

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the state government in response to a public interest litigation seeking fast-track courts for rape cases. The division bench of Justices Akil Kureshi and JB Pardiwala asked the government to file its reply by September 30. Petitioner Jignesh Goswami says, quoting a media report, that Gujarat government […]

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Guj HC upholds extension of Nanavati Commission

Gujarat high court on Thursday dismissed a PIL challenging the state government’s decision to give further extension to Justice GT Nanavati Commission, inquiring the 2002 post-Godhra riots cases.   While dismissing the PIL, the division bench of Chief Justice Bhaskar Bhattacharya and Justice JB Pardiwala held that the state government was justified in granting extension […]

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