Uddhav pays ‘courtesy visit’ to Chief Justice at Bombay High Court

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray paid an uncommon “courtesy go to” to Chief Justice Dipankar Datta on the Bombay Excessive Courtroom on Friday afternoon.

It’s uncommon for a chief minister to formally name on the Chief Justice.

Officers from the Chief Minister’s Workplace and on the Excessive Courtroom known as it a “courtesy go to” and had been tight-lipped concerning the particulars of the assembly.

In line with Excessive Courtroom officers, there was nothing “uncommon” concerning the “courtesy go to”. The assembly went on for 20 minutes, an official stated.

Shreehari Aney, former advocate normal of Maharashtra and senior counsel, additionally stated there was nothing uncommon a couple of Chief Minister calling on the Chief Justice. “They (the holders of the 2 places of work) meet repeatedly for numerous causes and such conferences occur periodically, even as soon as in two months,” stated Aney.

Individually, BMC Commissioner I S Chahal was additionally within the court docket premises. He was scheduled to satisfy Chief Justice Datta to debate vaccination for legal professionals. That assembly was additionally held as per the schedule, stated an official.

Led by the Chief Justice, administrative judges of the Bombay Excessive Courtroom together with associations of legal professionals, representatives of the state and central authorities had held a gathering with Chahal earlier this week to debate a particular Covid-19 vaccination drive for legal professionals practising on the HC.

Greater than 1,100 individuals together with workers members of the HC had been vaccinated final week. As per sources, Chahal had stated that just about 1,000 vaccines could be made obtainable for legal professionals, nonetheless, all legal professionals can’t be vaccinated because of restricted inventory of vaccines.

A division bench led by CJ Datta and different benches at Aurangabad and Nagpur have been listening to PILs pertaining to Covid-19 administration for over a month and can proceed the hearings all through the continued summer time trip.

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