Re-registration of vehicles: HC seeks government’s response

Re-registration of vehicles: HC seeks government’s response

AG questions maintainability of plea Srinagar: The J&K High Court has called for the J&K Government’s response to a plea challenging the recent order issued by Regional Transport Officer, Kashmir, for re-registration of vehicles which have been purchased outside the region. The court while hearing the matter said, “Prima facie there appears to be a […]

Re-registration of vehicles challenged in High Court

Re-registration of vehicles challenged in High Court

Opinion of Advocate General sought, next hearing April 7 Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Monday sought assistance of the Advocate General of the Court after a plea was filed challenging the recent order issued by Regional Transport Officer, Kashmir, calling for new registration of vehicles which have been purchased outside the region. The petitioner, […]

High Court winds up panels for preservation, protection of Dal Lake

High Court winds up panels for preservation, protection of Dal Lake

Srinagar: The J&K High Court disbanded all the Committees set up for preservation and protection of Dal Lake after that the court noted that the panels which have been formed earlier are not of much use in the present and that the entire responsibility of the lake should be shifted to Lakes and Waterways Development […]

HC seeks fresh report on establishing dumping ground for garbage in Baramulla

HC seeks fresh report on establishing dumping ground for garbage in Baramulla

Srinagar: The J&K High Court directed Deputy Commissioner Baramulla to submit a fresh action taken report regarding the establishment of the dumping ground for garbage and for cleaning and lifting of the garbage from Sopore town. The Court of Chief Justice Pankaj Mithal and Justice Vinod Chatterji Koul while hearing the plea related to the […]

HC seeks time frame from PCB for installing Common Effluent Treatment Plant

HC seeks time frame from PCB for installing Common Effluent Treatment Plant

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Friday directed Pollution Control Board (PCB) to file an affidavit indicating the time limit within which the proposed Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) is to be made operational for the treatment of waste water and effluents discharged from the industries located around Wanabal Rangreth Yayil, Gagoo villages. The grievances […]

HC denies interim relief to Abdullah in ED proceedings

HC denies interim relief to Abdullah in ED proceedings

Srinagar: J&K High Court declined to give any interim relief to former Chief Minister and Member Parliament Farooq Abdullah in a plea challenging the proceedings initiated against him by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in money laundering case. The Court of Chief Justice Pankaj Mithal and Justice Vinod Chatterji Koul recorded that looking to the fact that […]

HC seeks govt response to PIL on Islamic Banking

HC seeks govt response to PIL on Islamic Banking

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Wednesday sought response from government authorities to a litigation seeking introduction of Islamic Banking in Jammu and Kashmir. Chief Justice Pankaj Mithal and Justice Sindhu Sharma while hearing the matter granted three weeks to Chief Secretary of J&K Government and Principal Secretary Finance to respond to the contents of […]

HC seeks presence of VC LAWDA for steps to tackle pollution in Dal Lake

HC seeks presence of VC LAWDA for steps to tackle pollution in Dal Lake

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Wednesday directed the Vice-Chairman of Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) to present himself before the court tomorrow to apprise them how LAWDA proposes to tackle the cleanliness of the Dal Lake and other related issues. The Court of Chief Justice Pankaj Mithal and Justice Vinod Chatterji Koul passed […]

HC dismisses Mehbooba’s plea for passport

HC dismisses Mehbooba’s plea for passport

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Monday dismissed the plea of former J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti seeking issuance of her passport. The court ruled that it cannot interfere with the course of action adopted by the respondents under law. When the plea was taken up for consideration on Monday, Assistant Solicitor General of India […]