Overhauling of Epidemic Disease Act, 1897: In the Context of COVID 19

Author: Soumya Nayak, student of National Law University Odisha.

Recently, various states in India have invoked legislation to curb this menace caused by a novel coronavirus. In this context, this article aims to review the legislation and its significance in the current scenario. It seems that the Epidemic Disease Act of 1897 is an…

Analysis: Food Security Act

Author: Samikshya Mishra from National Law University Odisha.

On 14th July 2020, the Supreme Court bench consisting of Chief Justice S.A. Bobde, Justice R. Subhash Reddy and Justice A.S. Bopanna, after hearing a petition filed by the Non-Government Organization PUCL (People’s Union for Civil Liberties), issued a notice…

Analysis: J&K Internet Restriction

Author: Avani Jain from National Law Institute University, Bhopal.

The Jammu and Kashmir (hereinafter J&K) administration has yet again announced an extension of internet restrictions in the region. The restrictions will be in force till 29th July, 2020. The instant order was passed by the J&K Home Secretary on 8th July, 2020…