SC Takes Cognisance Of Covid Situation, Asks For National Plan
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday took suo motu cognisance of Covid management - supply of oxygen, essential drugs supply, method and manner of vaccination and judicial power to declare lockdown. A Bench headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde also appointed senior advocate Harish Salve as amicus curiae in the matter. The top court also asked the Centre to present a national plan. The matter has been scheduled for hearing on Friday.