Gauhati High Court

Assam bulldozing: 'Rohit Shetty can make a film on this,' Gauhati HC on SP’s action

Chief Justice RM Chhaya said even during the investigation of a very serious matter by an agency, the bulldozing of a house is not provided under any criminal law.

published on : 18th November 2022

'Oaths Act an obstacle to liberal,scientific thinking under Article 25', petition filed in Gauhati HC

The petitioner observed that Rule 30, chapter IV of the Gauhati High Court Rule, 2015 was also creating obstacle to live life according to his belief.

published on : 13th November 2022

Submit report on 'police encounters' by Nov 14: HC to Assam govt

Delhi-based lawyer Arif Jwadder in his PIL said that all the victims were unarmed and handcuffed at the time of the encounter.

published on : 29th September 2022

Gauhati HC asks Tamil Nadu to allow Assam team to inspect captive elephant

He submitted in the court that the state government had made arrangements for the return of Joymala as well as eight other elephants belonging to Assam which are now in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 17th September 2022

Assam encounters: HC seeks state government report on recent cases

The high court’s directive came after Delhi-based activist and lawyer Arif Jwadder filed a petition seeking a probe into the encounter cases by the CBI, SIT or any other police team from another state

published on : 30th July 2022

51 killed in Assam encounters in 1 year

Earlier, the court had ordered the government to file an affidavit on the alleged fake encounters by the police. The court fixed the next hearing on July 29.

published on : 22nd June 2022

51 killed, 139 injured in police 'encounters' since May 2021: Assam govt to Gauhati HC

Earlier, the court had ordered the government to file a detailed affidavit on the alleged fake encounters by the police. The court fixed the next hearing for July 29.

published on : 21st June 2022

Plea in Supreme Court against Gauhati HC verdict upholding validity of Assam Repealing Act 2020

The petitioners have sought a stay on the operation of the high court judgement pending the disposal of their plea by Supreme Court.

published on : 31st May 2022

Gauhati HC CJ Dhulia, Justice Pardiwala of Gujarat HC take oath as SC judges as apex court reaches its full strength of 34 judges

CJI N V Ramana administered the oath of office to justices Dhulia and Pardiwala during a function at the newly-built auditorium of the additional building complex of the apex court.

published on : 9th May 2022

SC to regain full strength, collegium for elevation of Gauhati HC CJ, Justice Pardiwala of Gujarat HC

Justice Pardiwala would go on to become the CJI for over two years if the recommendation is accepted by the Centre.

published on : 5th May 2022

Barpeta court crossed limits in Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani's bail order observations: Gauhati HC

Jignesh Mevani was arrested by Assam Police first on April 19 from Palanpur town in Gujarat after an FIR was registered against him in Kokrajhar for his tweet on the prime minister.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Petition in Gauhati HC for unlocking blocked biometrics taken during NRC drafting

The petitioners, Sanjoy Dey and his son Anoowabh, appealed to the court to ensure that their locked biometrics were released to enable them to apply for their Aadhar cards.

published on : 4th March 2022