Judge tests positive for Covid-19; Court Complex sealed for 2 days

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Judge tests positive for Covid-19; Court Complex sealed for 2 days

Judge tests positive for Covid-19; Court Complex sealed for 2 days

Team NK   ¦    Jul 22, 2020 10:39:34 AM (IST)

Judge tests positive for Covid-19; Court Complex sealed for 2 days-1

Udupi: A judge at the Udupi Court Complex has tested positive leading to the complete sealing down of the Court Complex here.

Sanitation of entire building was initiated on Tuesday morning.

The Principal District and Sessions judge in his notification, dated July 21, issued to Additional District and Sessions Judge, Senior Civil Judges, Public Prosecutors, Udupi Bar Association President, District Superintendent of Police among others, informed that the court will remain closed on Tuesday and Wednesday (June 22)

The physical filing, hearing of cases, collection of certified copies among others were canceled. The Principal Civil Judge and JMFC were entrusted with the additional responsibility up to August 9, reports the Deccan Herald.

The cases scheduled for hearing on Tuesday and Wednesday were canceled and further dates will be announced to advocates concerned through court portal/app according to the notification.