The court had asked the Delhi government in May to specify how much time it would take to remove traffic bottlenecks from the city. The Delhi government’s reply referred to long- and short-term measures to deal with the issue.
The plea had alleged that around 400 students have been “unjustly” denied admission to government schools in Delhi.
The two eyewitnesses told police that they raised an alarm and informed others. They told police that she hit her back on the boundary wall before falling to the ground.
According to police, her sari got stuck in the rotating grinder and she suffered fatal injuries within seconds.
The contractor is nowhere to be found. Dependent on him for food, the family said their initial stock of supplies such as flour, rice, dal and potatoes has run out.
Authorities have fixed the date of the meeting of the Sentence Review Board (SRB), after it was postponed in April on the request of Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain, the chairman of the panel.
A bench comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta said for the sake of people of Delhi, the court was summoning the police commissioner to explain the failure to implement the recommendations of the task force.
The court is hearing petitions challenging notifications issued by the Centre and the state government over administration in Delhi.
Her parents had also alleged that the teachers deliberately failed the student in Class IX in Science and Social Science exams.
After Batra allegedly committed suicide, her family had alleged that it was a murder and that her husband “had been consistently assaulting her”.
The FIR alleged Anissia was being assaulted since the early days of her marriage, with “marks on her body when she returned from her honeymoon”.
Delhi Public Works Department (PWD) also recently decided to carry out an audit of all the government buildings constructed by it to find out their accessibility to differently-abled persons in the national capital.
The incident comes four days after two students of a government school in east Delhi’s Kalyanpuri fell sick, allegedly after consuming the mid-day meal at the school on Saturday.
The issue of depletion of groundwater had cropped up when the court was hearing a matter relating to the sealing of unauthorised constructions in Delhi.
According to the WHO, pedestrians walking along busy roadsides in Asian cities are exposed to up to 1.6 times higher fine particle levels than people in European and American cities.