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Courts in Chandigarh restricts functioning, only ‘urgent’ matters to be heard
Chandigarh, April 18, 2021: In order to restrict the footfall in the district courts due to resurgence of COVID-19 in UT Chandigarh, the functioning of the district and session courts have been restricted.
The benches will now only hear the urgent matters till the full-fledged working of the court gets resumed.
“Any cases which can be heard and hearing of which is feasible through virtual mode may be heard through the virtual mode in order to restrict the footfall in the district courts,” read the order issued by District and Session Judge, Chandigarh.
The new orders will remain operative till April 30, 2021.
Read the complete order here: