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Supreme Court bench led by Justice DY Chandrachud to hear a challenge against #DelhiHighCourt order declaring imposition of IGST on import of oxygen concentrators as unconstitutional
The Delhi High Court had held that the imposition of Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) on the import of oxygen concentrators as gift for personal use is unconstitutional

Details about earlier order:…
Senior Adv Siddharth Luthra asks if the case will be taken up

Justice DY Chandrachud: how do you come here directly under Article 32?

Matter to be heard in a while

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#SupremeCourt bench led by Justice(s) DY Chandrachud & MR Shah to hear a plea against #DelhiHC order passed by bench of Justice Rajiv Shakhder & Talwant Singh declaring imposition of IGST on import of #oxygenconcenterators as unconstitutional
Read The Order Of Delhi High Court Against Which The Appeal Has Been Filed…
AG KK Venugopal appears for Ministry of Finance.
AG: Acc to court Art 21 is violated if you impose tax. Earlier the IGST was 77%. We brought it down to 28% & it was further brought down to 12%. They still say that Art 21 is violated.
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📍#Oxygen Therapy in COVID-19

➡️15% of #COVID19 patients may have moderate disease; #Oxygen saturation level may go < 94%

➡️5% of #COVID patients may have severe disease where once O2 level goes < 90%

- Dr. Ravichandra, National Tuberculosis Institute

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Measuring O2 level with a #PulseOximeter

It measures the oxygen saturation or % of O2 in patient’s blood

A @WHO training manual says if oxygen saturation is 93% or lower, patient needs to be treated quickly

Saturation < 90% is a clinical emergency

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You can measure respiratory rate without any device

Respiratory rate = No. of breaths a person takes per minute

Keep your palm on your chest, measure your respiratory rate for 1 minute

< 24/min, O2 level is safe
> 30/min, O2 level is low


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#DelhiHighCourt to continue hearing today matters concerning #COVID19 in Delhi.

The hearing is before Justices Vipin Sanghi and Jasmeet Singh.

Track thread for live updates.

Bench assembles

Adv Dhananajay Grover mentions matter concerning #FarmersProtests : Tomorrow. May 26 will mark 6 months of farmer protests. Harvest season is over. BKU and farmer unions are coming to Delhi ...

Court: That is not an issue that we are looking

Adv Grover says there is a need to look at preparedness, there could be roadblocks, oxygen supply will be disrupted

Court declines to entertain matter, says oxygen supply is going on.

#DelhiHighCourt #COVID19India #FarmersProtests
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Navneet Kalra to be produced before Delhi Court after the expiry of his 3-day police custody in oxygen concentrator black marketing case.


#NavneetKalra #COVID19
Akanksha Garg, Additional Sessions Judge, Saket joins the link.

Police were to produce Navneet Kalra at 2:30 : Adv Vineet Malhotra.


Additional Atul Srivastava says Delhi Police is seeking 5 days more police custody.

Court asks what about reply to Kalra's bail application.

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#Breaking: Navneet Kalra has moved Delhi High Court against order denying him anticipatory bail in oxygen concentrator black marketing case.

#NavneetKalra #OxygenConcentrator

Hearing to take place before Justice Subramonium Prasad shortly.

Hearing begins.

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Delhi High Court will today continue hearing petitions to deal with issues arising out of #COVID19 in the national capital.

Hearing to take place before Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli.


@CMODelhi @LtGovDelhi
We've come across an order granting bail.. we'll point out the lacuna : adv Praveen K Sharma mentions.

We're not going to look to bail ... scrutinize the judgement: Court


Sharma says a note on oxygen concentrators has been given.

We understand that Surpreme Court matter is not there. If all parties are here, we can take it : Court
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Delhi High Court will continue hearing petitions to deal with issues arising out of #COVID19 in the national capital.

Hearing to take place before Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli.


@CMODelhi @LtGovDelhi
Bench Assembles

Adv Tanveer Ahmed Mir makes mention of case concerning judicial officers, says he has received calls from officers who have exhausted their savings in medical expenses, says that their hospital treatment should not be stopped.

Court: You have mentioned before the CJ?

Adv Mir: I was told the Bench won't assemble. Therefore, the only remedy was to maybe mention before this Bench so it can be taken up urgently.
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A Delhi Court will today hear businessman Navneet Kalra's anticipatory bail plea in connection with the seizure of oxygen concentrators from Kalra's restaurants, including "Khan Chacha."

#NavneetKalra #COVID19

Hearing begins.

Matter has been transferred to crime branch, Judge Sumit Dass told.

#NavneetKalra #COVID19
There is no doubt that FIR was registered in Lodhi colony. Milord may note that this application for bail was filed on May 7, 2021. On May 7, the investigation, police station was Lodhi colony. May get this from their own remand report: Adv Vineeth Malhotra

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There are big people involved in illegal sale #OxygenConcentrator exposed by @DelhiPolice . Gaggan Duggal of 'Matrix imported the oxygen concentrators under the NRI scheme of gifts of oxygen concentrators for personal use by paying through illegal channels. (1)
Navneet Kalra of Khan Chacha , Townhall restaurants in Khan Market, is a partner of Gaggan Dugal in this venture and was instrumental in driving up prices by black marketing for ₹12,000 to ₹70,000. They were raking in moolah when @DelhiPolice stepped in. (2)
It has now emerged N Kalra had a spat with one Mickey Mehta of Garam Dharam restaurant over some business issues. Mehta was implicated in a cooked up rape case by some girl, who was cahoots with Kalra. (3).
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If you are a hospital in India needing oxygen request here. @Paytm #OxygenConcentrators…
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Guys, I will be making a thread for people in Banglore regarding COVID for them to be able to get beds, food, and other things they might require. DM me links if you have any. #bangalorecovid #CovidResources #CovidHelp…
Register with BBMP to get beds and at least starting the process. Check this out -
For getting Oxygen cylinders, reach out here. The service is working -
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