SC: On the issue of limitation under all general and special Act, it is extended till further orders
Hon’ble Supreme Court has issued guidelines suo moto using its extraordinary jurisdiction under Article 141 and 142 of the Constitution of India.
1. Supreme Court Suo Moto Order dated 23rd March, 2020: On the issue of limitation under all general and special act, it is extended till further orders. Though it relates to filing or application and appeal, it should also work disposal as well, though it is not expressly made clear.
2. Supreme Court Suo Moto Order dated 6th April, 2020: Another issue of Video Conferencing, the Apex Court has directed all courts across the country to use video conferencing. Now it is not a discretion but a duty of every Court, Tribunal, Authority and all adjudicators to go for video conferencing.
Now what is important is to press and follow it up and then monitor it to make it litigant friendly effective mechanism.