50% of SC staff tested COVID positive, now judges will work from home
Corona continues to wreak havoc in the country. Every day Corona records are being filed in India. Given the havoc of Corona, restrictions have been imposed in many states of the country such as Night Curfew, Weekend Lockdown, and Lockdown. Meanwhile, the big news is coming. 50 percent of the Supreme Court staff have been infected with the coronavirus. After this, the judge will hear cases from his home through video conferencing.
According to the information, only on Saturday, 44 staff members of the Supreme Court were found to be corona infected. Explain that there are about 3400 staff members in the Supreme Court.
Supreme Court. Source: tv9
According to the sources, the entire premises of the Supreme Court will be sanitized. At the same time, the benches of the Supreme Court will sit one hour late than their scheduled time.
On Monday also, about 1 lakh 70 thousand new cases of corona have been reported in India, which is the biggest jump since the epidemic. At the same time, the number of deaths is also constantly frightening. On Monday alone, more than nine hundred people died from Corona across the country.
Last week in the country, an average of 1,24,476 new corona cases were reported every day, while during the first wave, a maximum of more than 97 thousand cases was reported within a day. Last Sunday, April 5, more than one lakh cases were registered in the country for the first time in 24 hours. After which 1.52 lakh new cases came in 24 hours till 8 am on Sunday, April 11. More than one lakh new cases were registered daily in six days out of seven days of this week, which is the highest ever in India. At present, the duration of doubling of total cases of infection in the country is 60.2 days and the duration of doubling of deaths is 139.5 days.