The scheduled summer vacation is from May 16th, 2020, until July 5th, 2020. However, the SCAORA urges that the period of summer vacations should be between June 22 and July 5. The SCAORA made a request to the Supreme Court in order to mitigate the loss of the court’s work and the hardships of the litigants and advocates due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The meeting was via video-conferencing.
On April 9, the Delhi High Court announced the suspension of the summer break for the High Court and the subordinate courts in Delhi. The Delhi HC and the subordinate Courts will remain functional in the entire month of June 2020. A similar decision has been notified by the National Green Tribunal. The NGT has cancelled its summer vacation and will remain functional in June 2020.