The Allahabad High Court, that declared holiday from March 19 till March 28 amidst the outbreak of Corona virus pandemic, has notified the schedule for hearing urgent cases that were listed but could not be heard during the said period.
By way of an Office order issued by Chief Justice Govind Mathur, it has been notified that bail applications relating to minor offences:
The matters will be listed before benches of Justice Suneet Kumar, Justice Siddharth, Justice J.J. Munir, Justice Vivek Kumar Singh and Justice Umesh Kumar. Further, the minor bail applications that were listed before the Bench of Justice Rajendra Kumar-1V will be taken up by the Chief Justice Bench, except part heard or tied up or assigned matters.
With respect to writ petitions filed under Article 226 of the Constitution it has been decided that:
The CJ also clarified that the counsels are not required to attend the Court and if required, they may submit their written submission/objections through email.