A petition has been filed before the Delhi High Court to quash a government order that wants private hospitals to reserve 80 percent of their ICU beds for COVID-19 patients. Such an order will deal a massive blow to treatment of non-COVID emergency patients, the appeal has claimed.
In the issue of protection of data and its privacy, a joint committee of parliament has issued summons to Facebook and Twitter. This committee is chaired by BJP MP Meenakshi. The committee has summoned the representative of Facebook India today and asked the Twitter officials to appear on October 28.
The Uttarakhand high court has been hearing a petition which had alleged that about 3500 teachers in Uttarakhand have got jobs by using fake documents. In its judgement, it has ordered that all documents of all primary and upper school teachers in Uttarakhand have to be verified within 3 weeks.