The Delhi Excessive Court docket directed the Delhi authorities to discover the potential of utilizing outdated buses of Delhi Transport Company to ferry useless our bodies of Covid sufferers to cremation grounds and burial websites.
The division bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli has requested the Delhi authorities to file a response inside two days.
Senior Advocate Krishnan Venugopal had earlier advised the courtroom that ambulances weren’t getting used just for the aim of transporting sufferers from their properties to hospitals but in addition for taking useless our bodies to cremation grounds and burial websites.
The courtroom has additionally requested the federal government to contemplate the side of looking for the help of armed forces for establishing subject hospitals, contemplating the massive variety of Covid sufferers within the nationwide capital.
Venugopal, who’s representing a litigant earlier than the courtroom, had earlier advised the courtroom that there’s a provision for rendering of companies by the armed forces in assist of civil authorities for upkeep of important companies and, if a request is acquired from any state authorities, such companies may very well be supplied with the approval of the central authorities.
Let the federal government look at the side and take applicable steps, stated the courtroom.
The courtroom has additionally requested the federal government to look at the proposal of utilizing mohalla clinics for the aim of offering instant session and remedy to the sufferers and in addition for the aim of assortment of samples for Covid-19 testing.