Office of the chief justice of the Calcutta High Court has fallen vacant recently, consequent upon retirement of Chief Justice D K Gupta on December 31, 2018.
Court directed the state BJP to inform the superintendents of police of the districts, in which the rallies shall enter, at least 12 hours ahead of schedule.
The bench directed BJP's lawyers to serve copy of the appeal to the West Bengal government and other respondents before the matter is taken up for hearing.
BJP general secretary Kailash Vijarvargiya said the TMC government had no right to remain in power after the court's order.
Normal life has been affected severely in Darjeeling and Kalimpong due to the ongoing indefinite shutdown.