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Delhi HC Allows Plea of Saudi Nationals Related To Tablighi Jamaat Event To Get Quarantined in Delhi's Hyatt Hotel [Read Order]

Karan Tripathi
5 Jun 2020 4:01 PM GMT
Delhi HC Allows Plea of Saudi Nationals Related To Tablighi Jamaat Event To Get Quarantined in Delhi
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Delhi High Court has allowed three Saudi Nationals, related to the Tablighi Jamaat event who had moved a plea before the court, to get quarantined in the Hyatt Hotel of Delhi.

The Division Bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Vipin Sanghi has allowed the said plea provided all the expenses are borne by the applicants, or by the Saudi Embassy.

In the present criminal writ petition, the said Saudi Nationals had submitted that so far they have beef staying in the quarantine facility provided by the government.

However, they further submitted that they wish to get quarantined in the Hyatt Hotel of Delhi as the Embassy of Saudi Arabia has agreed to pay the costs of the said facility.

Appearing for the Union of India, Mr Amit Mahajan submitted that the Union of India would have no objection, in case, the applicants are permitted to stay at Hyatt Hotel, R.K. Puram, New Delhi provided all the expenses are borne by the applicants, or by the Saudi Embassy.

The court was also informed that FIR has already been registered against the said individuals under Epidemics Diseases Act, Disaster Management Act, and Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code.

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