The Uttarakhand High Court has issued a notification stating that Bail Applications will also be taken up, besides fresh matters of extreme urgency during the lockdown period which has been imposed in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In continuation of the previous notification which had been issued for e-filing and hearing through video conferencing in the High Court, the following directions were passed:
1. The Bail Application matters will also be taken up in the manner mentioned in the Notification dated 11.04.2020.
2. Advocates filing urgency applications in pending Bail Applications shall, as far as possible, also email scanned copies of relevant papers of the pending matters, like copies of petitions, applications, affidavits, annexures, replies etc. held by the advocates in their respective offices in the PDF format with their index prepared in chronological order.
3. If the party is unable to make online payment of court fee, the advocate of the party may e-file an undertaking which states that within three days of expiry of Notification dated 11.04.2020, the requisite court fee shall be deposited by the concerned party.
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