Apex court refuses to interfere with the government’s decision to distribute the funds to Durga Pooja committees

The Apex court refused to interfere with the government’s decision to distribute the funds to Durga Pooja committees adding that the funds should be distributed only through the state police. However, top court agreed to examine its validity and sought a response from the state. It issued a notice to the West Bengal government on a petition challenging […]

Calcutta HC passes an interim stay order on Durga Pooja Funds

The Calcutta High Court ordered the West Bengal government to put a hold on the distribution of funds on account of Durga Puja till Tuesday and asked to provide a guideline if available because a huge amount was involved. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice Debasish Kar Gupta and Justice Shampa Sarkar passed an interim stay order […]