Recently, Honorable Allahbad high court in a judgement Dt. 18.03.2020 has put a stay on all recovery, auction, demolition, eviction or dispossession procedure amid serious threat to the society due to pandemic disease of Corona Virus(COVID-19).
Allahbad High court in its decision has said that: “it has become necessary to issue directions to the State Government to issue necessary circulars/directives to the various authorities including the District Magistrates of every district of the State and other Government Agencies and authorities not to take coercive measures or any exercise against any individual or body of individuals which may force them to approach the Courts for legal remedies and also to avoid any public gathering pursuant to any such proceedings like auction etc.”
It gave example of various instruction issued by Ministry of Health, Supreme court of India, Chief Justice of Allahbad High court etc wherein keeping in mind the disease all public gathering and hearing were adjourned.
Thus, Allahbad High court has also ordered all the concerned competent authorities both administrative and non-administrative under the State Government be issued directions restraining them from taking any coercive measures against any person or body of persons in the society so as to force him/them to approach the Court.
You can Read the judgement HERE.
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