Gauhati High Court

Gauhati HC directs Nagaland government to reopen anganwadis

Peitioner's advocate Neiteo Koza submitted that lactating mothers and children were deprived of their required nutrition due to the closure of the angawadis.

published on : 15th July 2021

Curtailing movement of un-vaccinated persons arbitrary, amounts to house arrest: Gauhati HC

HC said since the SOP requires everyone to adhere to the protocols, there should not be any discrimination against un-vaccinated persons as the protocols are also applicable to un-vaccinated persons

published on : 4th July 2021

Rape survivor can't be handed over to accused's kin: Gauhati HC stays Arunachal court order 

The court directed that the victim, aged 14 years, be kept in the custody of the child care institute (CCI) at Roing in Lower Dibang Valley district till the next hearing.

published on : 1st July 2021

Gauhati High Court seeks information on West Bengal's post-poll refugees

On May 14, West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar visited one of the two camps and met the inmates.

published on : 3rd June 2021

Gauhati HC eases terms for release of foreigner detenues as Covid cases surge

In an order issued on April 15 last year, the high court had permitted release of a detainee after completing two years on a personal bond of Rs 5,000 and two sureties, following a Supreme Court rulin

published on : 16th May 2021

Gauhati HC caps junior staff presence to 50 per cent as COVID-19 cases soar

Gauhati High Court Registrar General Raktim Duarah said there shall be restricted functioning with staggered roster in order to maintain social distancing.

published on : 20th April 2021

Gauhati High Court upholds bail order of peasant activist Akhil Gogoi by special NIA court

On October 1 last year, the Special NIA court had granted bail to Gogoi after submission of chargesheet by the investigating agency.

published on : 14th April 2021

Gauhati HC declares Assam man Indian after Tribunal declared him ‘foreigner’

Haidar Ali had established his linkage with his father, Harmuz Ali, and grandfather, Nadu Miya, whose names figured in the voters’ lists of 1970.

published on : 11th April 2021

Gauhati HC to decide if seven turncoat Nagaland legislators can attend session

They had in 2019 defected to the National Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), which heads the state’s ruling coalition, and were subsequently suspended by the NPF.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Court to decide if 7 suspended Naga People’s Front MLAs can attend House session

They had in 2019 defected to the ruling National Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) and were subsequently suspended by the Naga People’s Front.

published on : 2nd February 2021

Sudhanshu Dhulia sworn in as new Chief Justice of Gauhati HC

High Court acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar Singh administered the oath of office to him during a programme in Raj Bhavan.

published on : 10th January 2021

CAA protests: Gauhati HC rejects bail petition of Akhil Gogoi 

A division bench of the High Court comprising Justices Kalyan Rai Surana and Ajit Bathakur rejected the bail petition of Akhil Gogoi.

published on : 7th January 2021

Who has the number in Bodo council? HC orders ‘composite floor test’ amid power tussle

On the day of the floor test, new BTC chief Pramod Bodo of the UPPL or his predecessor Hagrama Mohilary of the BPF or someone projected by the party will have to prove the majority.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Newly-elected Bodo council faces legal tangle, gets HC order for status quo on governance

BPF's Hagrama Mohilary and some of his colleagues had filed a writ petition challenging the constitutional validity of the appointment of the council’s Chief Executive Member and others.

published on : 19th December 2020

BPF chief files petition in Gauhati HC over formation of Bodoland Territorial Council

Justice Suman Shyam on Friday directed the Department of Welfare of Plain Tribes to obtain an "instruction in the matter" and submit a report to the court."

published on : 19th December 2020
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