The decision has come after conclusion of arguments in 30 separate pleas filed in 2013 by various manufacturers of pharmaceuticals.
The PIL, filed by the Association for Democratic Reforms, has sought creation of an independent body to implement the law.
Delhi HC was right to force oversight on the Delhi cricket administration.
During the hearing, the Centre’s counsel said it was “not that easy” to create VIP corridors due to security concerns and modalities would need to be worked out.
The plea also claimed that the practice of appointing retired judges as presiding members of the consumer fora had led to the position becoming a ‘parking space” for “political persons”.
The bench declined to entertain the plea after the AAP government informed the court that there is already ‘Delhi Agricultural Cattle Preservation Act’ to protect cattle.
In June, seniormost IC Vijay Sharma was appointed CIC and in his place, Sudhir Bhargava was appointed IC. Before the appointments, the CIC post had been lying vacant for over 10 months.
The bench of Justice R S Endlaw in its judgment on November 3 dismissed a plea filed by a shopkeeper who was denied a temporary licence by police to sell firecrackers.
Seeking the transfer of the case out of Himachal Pradesh, the CBI had alleged that the judge, who had stopped them from arresting Virbhadra and his wife, had been his lawyer earlier.
The customs officials present in the court argued the consignment had been detained as there was a trigger mechanism in the guns.
Senior standing counsel of the Delhi government in the high court, Rahul Mehra, will head the probe. He is slated to submit a report within one week.
The bench has, however, held that Article 149 “does not place any limitation on the said power of Parliament”, to make law “even with respect to a private body or authority which the DISCOMs claim themselves to be”.
Taking note of the earthquake in Afghanistan on Monday and the Nepal earthquake, the court observed that Delhi fell in Seismic Zone 4, which was prone to strong earthquakes.
Woman, a British citizen, has applied for visa extension.
In the initial ordinance approved by the Cabinet in December last year, the timeline was fixed at nine months.