(Quarantine in luxury at Hyatt)
While dealing with a criminal writ petition, the division bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar, wherein the three Saudi Nationals in relation to Tablighi Jamaat , had complained and even addressed their grievances in staying in the quarantine facility provided by the Indian Government. They have further submitted of their wish to get quarantined in the Hyatt Hotel of Delhi, to which the Saudi Arabia Embassy has also given its nod and has also agreed to pay the expenses of the said facility.
Mr. Amit Mahajan who has appeared for the Union in the said context has submitted that the Union of India would have no objection on their part on such contention, and the applicants are permitted to stay at Hyatt Hotel, R.K Puram, New Delhi provided all expenses are borne by the applicants, or by the Embassy of Saudi Arabia. The court also made them aware of the First Information Report (FIR) registered against the said individuals under the Epidemics Diseases Act, Disaster Management Act, and vide section 188 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). (Source- Live Law)
( By-Vaishali Bahubalendra)