The girl’s family was not aware she was pregnant or had been raped before the incident came to light, police said.
Constable Jitender, who sustained severe injuries to his legs, is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital.
The bio-decomposer, developed by the Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI), was sprayed on about 800 hectares of field as part of a pilot initiative last month.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta pointed out that the petitioners before the court were public interest litigants and not any contesting consultant who claims they would have qualified if they had more time.
According to police, Vinay Gupta and his wife Neha were attacked with a heavy object at their flat in West’s Cherry County housing society.
The decision to reserve these beds was first taken in September, when cases had risen suddenly, which was stayed by the Delhi High Court.
Police suspect the men intended to loot the duo and attacked them when they refused to roll down their windows. They said the woman, whose family is from Chhattisgarh, is critical and on ventilator support.
The court said it has nowhere been the case of the prosecution that Saifi was physically present at the scene of crime and he has not been seen in any CCTV footage/viral videos of the matter.
The city saw over 5,000 cases on almost all days over the past week, barring Monday, with the spike putting enormous strain on its private healthcare system.
In August, the Delhi government held a camp at the school to register construction workers with the Delhi Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board, a statutory body which mandates medical assistance, financial assistance, maternity benefits for mistrys and mazdoors.
The department has notified the termination of granting approvals to promote ease of doing business, the government said in a statement.
Police said all 32 men arrested are "misguided youth" who came to the protests after seeing posts on social media. No links have emerged between them and any political parties so far, said officials.
The woman was rescued in September after her live-in partner, who works in Delhi, wrote to DCW about how "the woman had been forcibly taken back to Bihar by her parents”.
On Monday, Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot had said inter-state buses will be permitted to ply keeping in mind various standard operating procedures.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said this while responding to a query from a bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maheshwari and Sanjiv Khanna.
Commissioner of Police has been asked to file an affidavit in three days and remain present through video conferencing before the court on November 6.
So far this month, Ghaziabad has reported 140 cases on an average, a marginal increase from cases ranging between 90 and 120 daily the previous month.
The guidelines prohibit “pooja or any festivity” in containment zones, “strictly advise” people aged above 60 with comorbidities, pregnant women, and children below the age of 10 to “stay at home".
Only shops with licences granted by Delhi Police can sell these firecrackers. So far, 167 licences have been granted against 260 applications — higher than 62 licences granted in 2019, as per police data.
On Tuesday, Delhi reported 6,725 new cases from 59,540 tests — the highest single-day spike for any city so far. Prior to this, Pune saw 5,939 cases in a day on September 10.
Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat directed Tihar Jail authorities to improve conditions or he would go for an inspection.
The Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), in association with Genestrings Diagnostic Centre Pvt Ltd, on October 28 had set up a COVID-19 sample collection booth in front of gate no. 8 of Terminal 3 for passengers who were taking international or domestic flights, according to a statement.
During a hearing held through video conferencing, seven out of the 15 accused said they have not been given warm clothes, though it is permitted under the prison rules, and the Jail authorities said they need court order for it.
Pointing towards the rise in cases, the advisory placed a prohibition on “pooja or any festivity event” in containment zones and directed people to not “move unnecessarily out of home”.
The Sector 50 Noida Metro station was rechristened as ‘Pride Station’, the first initiative of its kind in Northern India, on October 27.